EU urged to ramp up efforts to remove obstructions to Europe’s rivers

The removal of just a few thousand of the million or so dams, weirs and other barriers across Europe’s rivers could restore as much as 50,000km of free-flowing waterways across the continent, campaign group WWF said on Monday.

by Robert Hodgson

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