Department of Environmental Science and Policy

Dr. Karen Wilson Quoted in New York Times Article

Removal of the Veazie Dam on the Penobscot River began this July as part of a large river restoration project that will take place over the next decade. The ultimate goal of the project is to provide better access to spawning habitat for 11 species of fish.

The project received coverage in a recent New York Times article and featured a quote from Dr. Karen Wilson, Assistant Research Professor in the Department of Environmental Science.

Read the full article at: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/07/26/us/hopes-for-a-fish-revival-as-a-dam-is-demolished.html?_r=5&