Atlantic Salmon Foundation Proposes Maine Dam Removals

Head Tide Dam, photo/Sheepscot River Watershed Council
Head Tide Dam, photo/Sheepscot River Watershed Council

Lincoln County News: The Atlantic Salmon Foundation and the Sheepscot Valley Conservation Association have approached the towns of Alna and Whitefield with proposals to either purchase or negotiate the removal of Alna’s Head Tide Dam and Whitefield’s Coopers Mills Dam.

Andrew Goode, of the Atlantic Salmon Foundation, and Steve Patton, of the Sheepscot Valley Conservation Association, spoke with the Whitefield Board of Selectmen at the board’s meeting Dec. 23.

Read more about the proposal by the Atlantic Salmon Foundation to buy or negotiate removal of several Maine dams.