November 20, 2012
Glen Canyon Dam releases about five times more water than normal this week in an effort to rebuild sand bars downstream.
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High flow experimental release aims to restore sand and ecological integrity downstream
GLEN CANYON, Ariz. - With a new science-based protocol in place for conducting more frequent high flow experimental (HFE) releases from Glen Canyon Dam, the Department of Interior initiated the first such release beginning Nov. 18.