Removing the Lower Snake River Dams Would Cost Washington $34.3 Billion
December 1, 2022
SEATTLE–Proposals to remove the four Lower Snake River (LSR) dams: Ice Harbor, Little Goose, Lower Granite, and Lower Monumental, to aid in salmon recovery efforts would transform Washington from a state with some of the lowest electricity prices in the country to a state with much higher costs.
These proposals received a boost when Washington's Governor Jay Inslee and U.S. Senator Patty Mur...