Removal of Glines Canyon Dam on the Elwha River – August 15, 2014 | NPSWhat will 3,700 more new dams do that 48,000 existing ones haven’t already done? Invite more problems. According to a new study done by researchers in Europe, the 3,700 new dams und… Read more »
As a Hydropower Reform Coalition (HRC) staff, Rupak is responsible for information interchange and strategy exchanges between Coalition members. He provides support to the HRC chair in policy work and handles administrative functions for the Coalition.
Rupak joined American Rivers in 2007. Prior to working at HRC, Rupak interned with the Winneshiek County Soil and Water Conservation District in Decorah, Iowa and the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency in Collinsville, IL. He also worked for a campaign for Sierra Club while in Minneapolis in Summer 2004.
MS in Environmental Policy from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, IL
BA in Environmental Management from Luther College, IA