Case Study: The Dutch Hetchy Dam

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I believe that the Hetch Hetchy Dam should remain in place because national resources and utilization of these resources can co-exist but we first must affirm the federal land act in which it states that it "recognizes the value of our Nation’s public lands and provided a framework in which they could be managed in perpetuity for the benefit of present and future generations." To maintain the Hetchy Hetch river valley for the present they should not disturb the ecosphere that is now in place. To do away with the dam there will be damage to the surrounding areas and be pro active in controlling any erosion and stabilization of the valley if it was drained. The vegetation and the original beauty will take many years to be reintroduced
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