Oregon governor is off base. Breaching the Snake River dams is not the answer

By the Sri-City Herald Editorial Board

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown’s support for a future without the Snake River dams does not align with reality.

Her letter, penned to Washington Gov. Jay Inslee earlier this month, stated that, “The science is clear that removing the earthen portion of the four lower Snake River dams is the most certain and robust solution to Snake River salmon and steelhead recovery.”

In truth, federal studies have shown time and again that breaching the Snake River dams would do little to boost the salmon population. Read the rest here.