W. A. C. Bennett Dam

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W. A. C. Bennett Dam:

see PeacePeace,
river, 945 mi (1,521 km) long, formed by the junction of the Finlay and Parsnip rivers at Williston Lake, N central British Columbia, Canada. It flows east through the Rocky Mts.
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, river, Canada.
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They held that the delta had been devastated by drastically lowered water levels since the construction of the WAC Bennett dam in the 1960s.
Bennett Dam. Willson said similar contamination could result from the $9-billion Site C dam.
Bennett Dam from destroying the Athabasca Chipewyan's reserve land in Alberta for hunting.
Lepine says MCN and ACFN are challenging the court to examine the federal government's decision to go ahead with the dam despite lack of studies on cumulative effects on the Peace delta which would take the existing WAC Bennett Dam into consideration.
BC Hydro also claims that any impact assessments should be done on Site C alone and not of the Bennett Dam.
Hydro's third dam on the river with the giant Bennett Dam further upstream.