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Dams may still go in Hells Canyon

April 2, 1971

The "prophets of progress" see the great, untamed section of the Snake River through Hells Canyon not as a thing of intrinsic value, but as a tragic waste of kilowatts.

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Dams may still go in Hells Canyon
The "prophets of progress" see the great, untamed section of the Snake River through Hells Canyon not as a thing of intrinsic value, but as a tragic waste of kilowatts.

Essays

The Gros Ventre Wilderness
Description of a trip to the proposed Gros Ventre Wilderness Area in Wyoming. "The roar of the plunging water provided a perfect tranquilizer for sleep the ensuing two nights."

Perspective

Hearings hold promise
Excerpts from Oversight Hearings on Management Practices on the Public Lands. "The forthcoming ... hearings offer a crucial opportunity for public scrutiny of the state of management and stewardship of our public lands, especially our national forests."