HASSO HERING

A perspective from Oregon’s mid-Willamette Valley

Where did the ditch go?

Written April 30th, 2014 by Hasso Hering

Nobody seems to love what’s left of Albany’s Thurston Street Canal. Decades ago it was turned into a narrow ditch. The water flow is very sluggish. Now somebody was kind enough to cut the grass on the banks. But look where the cuttings ended up: In the ditch, making an already stagnant waterway even more so.


 
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