Niagara DRY?

Posted: December 17, 2010 in Events

We thought this was an interesting story that we wanted to pass on

In 1965, reporters at local newspaper Niagara Falls Gazette revealed that the America Falls would eventually cease to flow and stop altogether if the rocks were not removed.

Four years later, the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers were charged with de-watering the falls to clean the river bed and to remove any loose rock at the bottom of the falls. So they built a dam and dried up the great falls for 8 months.  Take a look at the video. You can also read more about this here

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