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With Dams For The Clean Generation Of Energy

With Dams For The Clean Generation Of Energy

Dams play a significant role in generating clean energy. But the construction of the enormous walls also requires sacrifices. You have to relocate the people in the area, and the risk of earthquakes increases. But hydropower is still an essential part of the energy mix. After all, the global trend[…]

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Who is to Blame For Water Consumption – Dams or People?

Giuliano Di Baldassarre, who is a professor of hydrology in Sweden’s Uppsala University, once said that communities are made less resilient due to dams and other water-related infrastructure. The reason he states is that it hides when droughts are occurring. When communities don’t notice droughts, they won’t be reducing their[…]

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Transplanting Bass into The Flaming Gorge Wyoming Side

The Flaming Gorge Dam is a famous figurehead in north-eastern Utah. It is located around 32 miles from the Utah-Wyoming border. This concrete structure is well known for its height length of 1,286 feet. The Flaming Gorge dam contains 987,000 cubic yards of concrete and is known to hold shelter[…]

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Planning for Drought in America – Dam Construction

There were days when the flanks of Grand Mesa would be covered by snow, but for the most part of the recent winters, the flanks have been snowless. Skiers have mostly been disappointed, as have been the fish coming in through summer. The winter view from the Grand Junction is[…]

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Ice Fishing on the Flaming Gorge

Just southwest of Wyoming and the north-eastern part of Utah lies a prominent geographical feature, the Flaming Gorge Lake – a national recreational area. Apart from its primary purpose as a reservoir, it serves as a perfect site for multipurpose recreational activities. The Flaming Gorge covers an area of 170[…]

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Putting in Every Effort to Save Dams – Flaming Gorge

No place is safe from terrorism in today’s world, not even our dams. Flaming Gorge Dam in Utah is a great example of it. From motion sensors to security cameras, it has got security system of the highest level. The attacks of world trade center has changed everything in the[…]

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Fish Species to Expect At The Flaming Gorge Dam

Along Wyoming’s Green River, the Flaming Gorge Dam can be found in front of the area that is demarcated as the Flaming Gorge Reservoir. The Dam was constructed in 1958 and was finally completed in 1964. At over 6,000 feet above sea level, the Flaming Gorge Dam stores almost 4[…]

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The Beauty and Surreal Experience on The Green River

Green River is amidst rugged outdoors, beautiful scenery and abundant recreation. It attracts nature-lovers and thrill-seekers. Right from wildlife watching to world-class fishing to sports complexes, kayaking, river rafting, and swimming, you can find all that you need to savour, with Wyoming in one corner. About Green River, Wyoming In[…]

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