Northwest Tribes Call For Removal Of Lower Columbia River Dams

The Yakama Nation called for the removal of three lower Columbia River dams, in an effort to save salmon and preserve First Nations’ culture.

Standing on the banks of the Columbia River, near the remnants of Celilo Falls, Yakama Nation Chairman JoDe Goudy traced the history of decrees, congressional acts and court cases that led to the damming of the river.

Source: Pacific Northwest Tribes: Remove Columbia River Dams . News | OPB