American Experience: Grand Coulee Dam
- Rated NR
- Genre: Special Interest-Documentary
- Release Date: 5/8/2012
At the height of the Great Depression the Grand Coulee Dam proved that Americans could still dream big and produce great things. Once completed in 1941, the dam provided a clean source of energy for much of the Pacific Northwest, but it also threatened salmon with extinction and native cultures that once depended on the river. Learn all about this landmark achievement in engineering and its many effects. 2011/color/120 min/NR/fullscreen.
|Run Time:||60 minutes|