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  • Water cascades about a dozen feet down the dam, which stretches 100 yards across the Green River. A sunny day, with flowers in the shot, and the river is rocky.
    Information icon Water cascades about a dozen feet down the dam, which stretches 100 yards across the Green River. Photo by Mark Davis.

    Going, going…

    July 1, 2021 | 4 minute read

    Woodbury, Kentucky – Federal, state and local environmentalists are preparing to do what more than a century of rushing water has not achieved: Demolish a lock and dam. It will change a stretch of the Green River forever. Officials from practically every level of government gathered Monday, June 28, to take a last look at lock and dam No. 5, a half-hour drive from Bowling Green. The dam, 100 yards across, and the lock, which is 120 yards long, are the latest Green River structures whose days are numbered.  Learn more...

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