A Dam Good Place

2016-5-4 North Country (17)This is Chief Joseph Dam, on the Columbia River.  It’s the 2nd largest electricity-producing dam in the USA, after Grand Coulee Dam, just up the road a bit.  The Columbia River is God’s gift to Washington.

According to this listing, there are 1166 dams in the State of Washington:  https://fortress.wa.gov/ecy/publications/documents/94016.pdf

Columbia River Basin Dams

Chief Joseph Dam is a beauty!2016-5-4 North Country (20)2016-5-4 North Country (18)2016-5-4 North Country (19)

Here’s a listing with photos of many of the dams in our area:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_dams_in_the_Columbia_River_watershed

 

 

About annlaemmlenlewis

I am member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and I am currently serving as a Missionary in the Washington Yakima Mission. Welcome to my personal blog, Ann's Words, and my Mission blog, Our Yakima Mission. If you are interested in family history stories and histories, you can find those posted in Ann's Stories. Thanks for looking in!
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