Rafting The Dam-Free Elwha

August 26, 2014 3:03 PM

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Rafting The Dam-Free Elwha

OLYMPIC NATIONAL PARK, Wash. -- The waters of the Elwha River are clear right now, for a change.

For nearly three years, this glacier-fed river on Washington's Olympic Peninsula has been sluicing millions of tons of sediment that were held back for a century by a pair of dams.

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