Dewatered Niagara Falls

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    In 1969 the Army Corps of Engineers de-watered Niagara Falls in order to remove unsightly talus at the base of the Falls. These are photos of what the Falls looked like when they were de-watered. They are photographs I took of 35mm slides originally taken by my in-laws in 1969.

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    1. rotraud_71 65 months ago | reply

      Very interesting!
      I've seen your wonderful picture in

      Scenics, not just landscapes
      Check it's tagged "Scenics, not just landscapes!" (with the quotes)

    2. sarah.yusko 59 months ago | reply

      i got the link to your photos from the mental floss website...these are SO awesome. i never knew that niagara falls stopped for a short time! it must have been an incredible sight!

    3. VaheesanT 51 months ago | reply

      Very nice and interesting. Waht a scene it must have been!

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