Removing Benbow Dam: Yea or Nay?
Press release from Humboldt County :
California State Parks North Coast Redwoods District and Northern Service Center staff will present information regarding a Mitigated Negative Declaration (MND) that has been prepared for removal of the dam across the South Fork of the Eel River at Benbow Lake State Recreation Area.
The presentation will take place on Wednesday, September 16th 2015 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm at the Village Hall at the Benbow Lake Golf Course/Benbow KOA, 700 Benbow Drive, Garberville, CA.
Northbound traffic on Highway 101 should take exit 636, make a right on Benbow Lake Drive and follow the curve left to Benbow KOA. Southbound traffic on Highway 101 should take exit 636, make a left on Benbow Lake Drive and follow the curve left to Benbow KOA.
Staff will present graphics from the MND and be available to answer questions. The MND will be posted for 30 days of public comment starting Sept 10th at: