PA Highlands Coalition Hosting Dam Removal Webinar June 10th

The PA Highlands Coalition will be hosting a webinar program on dam removal on Friday, June 10th at

2:00 pm, entitled Dam Removal 101: An Introduction to the History and Importance of Dam Removal; & Successes, Challenges & Opportunities in PA.


The conversation will be led by Dr. Laura Craig, Director of Science and Economics & River Restoration at American Rivers, and Kristie Fach, Director of Ecological Restoration at Wildlands Conservancy. You can read more about Dr. Craig here and about Kristie Fach here.

Webinar attendees will learn about history and ecological importance of restoring streams and rivers through dam removal across the United States, and also discuss logistical challenges, opportunities, and success stories removing dams and restoring waterways at home in the Pennsylvania Highlands. After the presentation, attendees will have the opportunity to present questions and comments on the program.

You can register to participate in this webinar here.