An Elwha River Chinook comes to rest below the now removed Elwha Dam on Washington’s Olympic Peninsula [fall 2011] in a scene from DAMNATION. Photo: Ben Knight

DamNation

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Santa Paula - Santa Paula, CA

Friday 23 January

The Social Concerns Action Committee of the Universalist Unitarian Church is sponsoring the award-winning film DamNation, Friday, January 23, 7:00 pm, in the church's parish hall, 740 E Main St., Santa Paula.

Dinner and a Movie
6:00pm Potluck
7:00pm Screening
Discussion afterward

FREE event

In majestic cinematography, DamNation explores the change in our national attitude from pride in big dams as engineering wonders to the growing awareness that our own future is bound to the life and health of our rivers. Where obsolete dams come down, rivers bound back to life, giving salmon and other wild fish the right to return to primeval spawning grounds. Nearby Matilija Dam is featured. Film produced by Patagonia, Inc.



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