The list of dams now removed from the Rogue River and its tributaries is getting longer: Gold Ray, Savage Rapids, Bear Creek, Wimer... and that's just a start.
It didn't happen overnight, and it didn't happen without resistance.
The major point: giving fish a chance to get upstream to spawn once again.
The Rogue River Watershed Council plays a part in recent and planned dam removals.
Brian Barr and Alexis Brickner of the council visit with details. Bob Hunter of the Waterwatch Oregon board joins in, too.