Relicensing the dams on the Deerfield
by Cassie Hayden
How the Deerfield River became a recreation mecca
The federal relicensing of the dams on the Deerfield River turned this great recreational resource into one of the most popular whitewater runs in the East. We interviewed some of the key players in the relicensing that took place in the early 1990s to see how the process of coming together around the river resulted in a big win for all.