Hydropower dam removed in Sweden thanks to the Hydropower Environmental Fund
Tallån Catchment & River
Tallån River, tributary of Rickleån River, is located in Skellefteå Municipality, Västerbotten County, Sweden. It comprises a catchment area of 162,731 km2 (Figure 1). It springs from Tallträsket and runs for 15 km before flowing into Bygdeträsket. It is inhabited by several fish species, including trout (Salmo trutta) and grayling (Thymallus thymallus), as well as the endangered river pearl mussel (Margaritifera margaritifera).