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The Dust Bowl, also known as the Dirty Thirties, was a period of severe dust storms that greatly damaged the ecology and agriculture of the US and Canadian  ...

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Timeline . Surviving the Dust Bowl . American Experience . WGBH ...

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In 1931 the rains stopped and the “black blizzards” began. Powerful dust storms carrying millions of tons of stinging, blinding black dirt swept across the ...

Overview | THE DUST BOWL - PBS

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THE DUST BOWL chronicles the worst man-made ecological disaster in American history, in which the frenzied wheat boom of the 'Great Plow-Up,' followed by ...

The Dust Bowl of Oklahoma - America's Story from America's Library

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Did you know there was once a desert in Oklahoma called the Dust Bowl? During the great dust storms of the 1930s in Oklahoma, the weather threw up so much ...

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Dust storms in the 1930s Dust Bowl - LDEO - Columbia University

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The Dust Bowl drought of the 1930s was one of the worst environmental disasters of the Twentieth Century anywhere in the world. Three million people left their ...

The Dust Bowl - United States American History

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The role of The Dust Bowl in the history of the United States of America.

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Apr 19, 2012 ... Witness the catastrophic dust storms, incredible human suffering and equally incredible stories of human perseverance as Ken Burns ...

Drought in the Dust Bowl Years

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Many crops were damaged by deficient rainfall, high temperatures, and high winds, as well as insect infestations and dust storms that accompanied these ...

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The Dust Bowl or the Dirty Thirties was a period of severe dust storms causing major ecological and agricultural damage to American and Canadian prairie lands from 1930 to 1936 (in some areas until 1940).
The phenomenon was caused by severe drought coupled with decades of extensive farming without crop rotation, fallow fields, cover crops or other techniques to prevent erosion.
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About The Dust Bowl - English

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The Dust Bowl of the 1930s lasted about a decade. Its primary area of impact was on the southern Plains. The northern Plains were not so badly effected, but ...

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THE DUST BOWL chronicles the worst man-made ecological disaster in American history, in which the frenzied wheat boom of the 'Great Plow-Up,' followed by ...

Dust Bowl During the Great Depression - American Memory ...

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The Dust Bowl, its causes and the impact on the people of the United States of America.