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National Geographic Video: Dam Removal

National Geographic Video: Dam Removal | Geography Education | Scoop.it

"October 28, 2011—The White Salmon River in Washington state is flowing again as the nearly 100-year-old Condit Dam was disabled with explosives Wednesday. The reservoir draining took about 2 hours.  Further demolition is scheduled in 2012."


Don't have a water table to demonstate fluvial geomorphology?  This Time Lapse video demonstates deposition and erosion powerfully.  This is also a useful discussion started for human and environmental interactions.  

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