In The Moment ... Images Of The Past / Big Bend Dam
In The Moment ... November 6, 2017 Show 214 Hour 2
This week's Images of the Past feature focuses on a film that shows the different stages of construction of the Big Bend Dam on the Missouri River near Ft. Thompson.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers began construction in 1959. The dam project was completed in 1966.
SDPB's Brian Gevik speaks with Rick Clark, superintendent of the Missouri National Recreational River in Yankton about the challenging aspects of trying to manage a major river system.