The Klamath River’s dams are being removed. Inside the effort to restore a scarred watershed

by Ian James at HORNBROOK, Calif. —   Near the California-Oregon border, reservoirs that once submerged valleys have been drained, revealing a stark landscape that had been underwater for generations. A thick layer of muddy sediment covers the sloping ground, where workers have been scattering seeds and leaving meandering trails of footprints. In the cracked mud, […]