Josephine Woolington is a writer and musician born and raised in Portland, Oregon. She previously worked at several newspapers in Oregon and recently completed a Pacific Northwest natural history essay collection, which will be published by Portland State University’s Ooligan Press this November.
By Resilience.org Staff, Resilience.org
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By Josephine Woolington, The Revelator
Removing dams is one thing, but thousands of levees also restrict rivers in the United States — and they’re not working as intended.