The Shasta Dam: Engineering marvel needn’t be an environmental disaster

(NOTE: This Op-Ed by CalTrout Conservation Direction Curtis Knight originally ran in the Redding Record-Searchlight) When Shasta Dam was finally completed, it was an engineering wonder — one that provided flood control to the Central Valley, power to its communities, and water to the Central Valley Project’s irrigators. Unfortunately, the effects weren’t all positive. The … Continue reading The Shasta Dam: Engineering marvel needn’t be an environmental disaster