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Cycles, Rhythm and Flow

Written by | December 20th, 2010

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The Conservancy’s Brian Richter asks: Can we get the benefits from flowing water — like power and agriculture — without ruining the natural water cycles we all depend on?

Heart-Healthy Bacon = Environmentally Sustainable Hydropower?

Written by | May 27th, 2010

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Can there be such a thing as a dam that doesn’t ruin nature? Yes — but you have to think BIG, says the Conservancy’s Jeff Opperman.

The Lessons of ‘Avatar’ for Sustainable Hydropower

Written by | February 23rd, 2010

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Conservancy scientist Jeff Opperman discovers a new ending to the script of “Avatar” — and wonders if the Battle for Hometree even needed to be fought.

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