Dams do a lot for us – generate power and create fun reservoirs to play at. Find out how when water is released, it can have negative effects on local farming and agriculture.
Flaming gorge dam was built in 1956 as part of the Colorado River Storage Projects Act. Every spring Flaming Gorge Dam floods the river to create wetlands for endangered fish to spawn. This flood is having big impact on the land owners and users of the green river below the dam. Some farmers are losing acres of land due to the high runoff.
Subscribe to our YouTube Channel here: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=thecountyseat
To sign up to get interesting news and updates delivered to your inbox click here: http://visitor.r20.constantcontact.com/d.jsp?llr=5xgaaniab&p=oi&m=1108537776894&sit=s9dn94ngb&f=6eb166d3-69a2-4ef3-9b95-cbaf87858350
You can watch our most recent episode here: https://thecountyseat.tv
Check out our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/TheCountySeatTV
YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/thecountyseattv
The County Seat Website: http://TheCountySeatTV.com/
Also watch our other channel – At Your Leisure: https://www.youtube.com/user/Boothandcompany
A Chadwick Booth & Co. Production
2469 E. 7000 S. Suite 110
Salt Lake City, Utah 84121
Fax: (801) 947-9888
You can Contact us here: https://thecountyseat.tv/contactus.htmll
You can watch the show on these fantastic channels: