Removal of 2022 ‘Dam To Watch’ is Making Progress in West Virginia

American Rivers partners, Friends of the Cheat, are leading an effort to remove the Albright Power Dam from the Cheat River to open up 75 miles of water for people and wildlife. The dam is one of our 2022 “25 Dams to Watch,” and it is getting closer to removal thanks to a boost from the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law.

By Lisa Hollingsworth-Segedy, AICP | February 15, 2023