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California Tribe Fights Dams

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California Tribe Fights Dams

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California Tribe Fights Dams

California Tribe Fights Dams

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The Karuk tribe in Northern California says that dams on the Klamath River destroyed the salmon runs on the river, depriving the tribe of their traditional diet. They've taken their fight against the dams to Scotland, homebase of the company that owns them.