Photo Gallery: A Threat to Nature in the Balkans

Foto: Ulrich Eichelmann / RiverWatch

Hydropower Struggle Dams Threaten Europe's Last Wild Rivers

Europe's last remaining wild rivers flow through the Balkans, providing stunning scenery and habitat to myriad plants and animals. But hundreds of dam projects threaten to do irreparable harm to the region's unique biospheres -- to provide much needed electricity to the people who live there.