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explains the history of the entire water project that covers large areas in
Arizona and New Mexico.  Fly-overs of the entire system are featured.
Length: 8 minutes (1985) 1 copy

*CENTRAL UTAH PROJECT* This program tells the history and benefits derived
from the Bureau of Reclamation's project located in Utah.  Length: 15
minutes (2 copy)

*CHALLENGE AT GLEN CANYON *Heavy spring snow caused heavy run-off, which,
in turn, caused flooding along the Colorado River System. Consequently,
unwanted cavitation occurred in the spillways of Glen Canyon Dam.  This
video describes the methods employed in repairing the spillways.  Length:
27 minutes (2 copies)

*COACHELLA CANAL RELINING* This 1988 video shows the research done at the
laboratory in Denver, Colorado, before the actual field work of relining
canals with concrete is done while the canal is full of water.  Length: 33
minutes (April 1988) (2 copies)

*THE COLORADO *This video is a scenic tour of the Colorado River.  It
offers fly-overs of the most spectacular sections of the river.  Length" 21
minutes. (1 copy)

*TO BUILD A DREAM - A STORY OF HOOVER DAM* Hoover Dam, formerly the Boulder
Dam, rises 726 feet in the Colorado River on the Arizona-Nevada boundary to
form Lake Mead.  This video illustrates 50 years of Hoover Dam history and
details the benefits derived by the public. Length: 14-21 minutes. (2

actual footage of the construction of Hoover Dam when it was being built in
the 1930's.  Length: 27:33 minutes. (2 copies)

*HOOVER DAM CONSTRUCTION* From the time of conception to the finished
project, this informative video program explains the construction of the
highest dam in the world - Hoover Dam. Length: 33 minutes (1 copy)

*HOOVER DAM 50TH ANNIVERSARY* This video features the 1986 50th Anniversary
Celebration at the Hoover Dam.Length: 11 minutes (2 copies)

*HOW WATER WON THE WEST *The late Michael Landon narrates this 1986 general
overview of the importance of water to the western states and how
Reclamation projects played a major role in the development of the
west.  Length:
11 minutes (August 1986) (1 copy)

*HYDROPOWER - A 20TH CENTURY FORCE* This 1985 video explains the hydropower
facilities of Bureau of Reclamation and how Reclamation upgrades them.
Length: 5:00 minutes (September 1985) (3 copies)

*LAKE POWELL - JEWEL OF THE COLORADO *This video describes the historical
background for building Glen Canyon Dam, Arizona.  It takes you on a hike
to see the beautiful scenery and a boat ride to show you recreational
opportunities that were created with Lake Powell.  It takes you into the
dam to see the Glen Canyon Dam in operation.  Length: 22 minutes (1 copy)

*LIVING WATERS OF THE COLORADO *This program starts the viewer in the
Colorado's San Juan Mountains and takes you down the Colorado River.  It
provides an overview of the Colorado River Storage Project for Arizona,
Colorado and New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming. Length:  22 minutes (1 copy)

*MIRACLE OF WATER *This video tells the heritage of Reclamation and
explains the evolving and changing program that is required for a
well-watered, prosperous land.  It also shows why Reclamation built
multipurpose projects such as the Central Valley Project in California.
Length:  25 minutes (1 copy)

*MOUNTAIN SKYWATER* The story of the Colorado River Basin Pilot Project in
the San Juan Mountains, Colorado, is presented in this video.  An overview
of the cloud-seeding program includes how cloud seeding works.  Length:   28-30
minutes (1 copies)

*A NEW HORIZON *This Great Plains orientation tape explains the boundaries
of the Great Plains Region, which is one of five regions, that makeup the
Bureau of Reclamation. Length: 16 minutes (Revised January 1990) (1 copy)

*NEW TECHNOLOGIES AND NEW SOLUTIONS* This 1998 video explains the new
technologies and equipment that are a part of Reclamation's continuing
efforts to provide safer and more cost effective solutions to water
resource problems worldwide.  Length: 5 minutes (2 copies)

*OPERATION GLEN CANYON* On the Colorado River you will see the first blast,
the building of the world's highest steel bridge and construction of the
Glen Canyon Dam.  This magnificent beauty of Glen Canyon is the backdrop
for an achievement that serves a large community.  Length: 30 minutes
(1 <> copy)

*POWERING ONE CORNER OF THE WORLD* The awesome Grand Coulee Dam
(Washington), on the Columbia River, is the subject of this 1987 videotape.
It shows the operations of the dam and the many benefits it has brought to
the west coast.  Length: 7:29 minutes (8/1987) (1 copy)

*RIO GRANDE - RIBBON OF LIFE *This 1986 program describes the 1,800 miles
of the Rio Grande River system.  It includes scenes of Reclamation's work,
area farms, cities and industry. Length: 13 minutes (2/1986, multi-image
transfer to video) (1 copy)

*SNOWFALL TO SANDSTONE *This video tells the history and development of the
Colorado River Basin.  This program is a multi-length transfer to video.
Length: 14 minutes (1 copy)

*TAKE PRIDE IN AMERICA *This 1987 program, narrated by Lou Gossett, jr.,
seeks the American people help in reducing litter, vandalism, etc., in and
around the National Parks and public lands.  Length: 11:08 minutes (June
1987) (1 copy)

describes the Secretary of the Interior's program to reduce litter,
vandalism, etc., in and around the National Parks and public lands. Length:
22 minutes (December 1989) (2 copies)

*TAMING OF BLACK CANYON* This video is presented as a tribute to the men
and women who pioneered Boulder City, Nevada, and built Hoover Dam.
Through their efforts and innovative skills, techniques were learned for
building big projects and meeting great construction challenges.  Length:
24:52 minutes (Bechtel Corporation) (1 copy)

*TETON - DECISION AND DISASTER *The Teton Range stretches from southeastern
Idaho to northeastern Wyoming.  It is truly the Grand Tetons.  This
videotape presentation details the background and reasons for the decision
and the disaster of Teton Dam, Idaho Length: 60 minutes (A joint production
of KAID-TV, Boise, KUID-TV, Moscow; Copyright; 1976 (2 copies)

*WATER IN THE WEST - TOMORROW'S CHALLENGE* Questions asking where the water
goes in the arid west begins this 1989 video in the form of a water quiz,
The arid west is a land of striking contrast that has a need for water.
Also, the program explains the new direction for the Bureau of Reclamation
in this arid region of the United States.  Length: 7:48 minutes (July 1989)
(1 copy)

*WETLANDS REGAINED* This video explains the San Joaquin Basin Action Plan
in which Reclamation participates in the preservation and the restoration
of wetlands in the Central Valley of California.  Length: 14:05 minutes
(July 1991) (3 copies)

*WATER AND CANAL SAFETY WITH "OTTO OTTER" *This lively and entertaining
presentation was developed to encourage young people, as well as older
people, to be aware of the danger around canals, canal structures, swimming
areas, boats, etc., and large bodies of water.  Length:  7:30 minutes (2

*TETON DAM FAILURE *No Audio.  Length: 12:00 (1 copy)

*ONE SATURDAY MORNING - TETON DAM FAILURE* Length: 22:30  (2 copies)


Kristi Thompson
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Tech. Info. Specialist, Bureau of Reclamation
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