The Elwha Dam constructed between 1910 and 1913 will be removed to help restore the river's natural ecosystem and salmon habitat.
The Elwha Dam constructed between 1910 and 1913 will be removed to help restore the river's natural ecosystem and salmon habitat. Janet Jensen/Tacoma News Tribune/MCT
The Elwha Dam constructed between 1910 and 1913 will be removed to help restore the river's natural ecosystem and salmon habitat. Janet Jensen/Tacoma News Tribune/MCT

Officials hope dams' removal will bring the big salmon back

April 11, 2010 12:01 AM