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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  ...

Dust Bowl - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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Home | 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 ...

WGBH American Experience . Surviving the Dust Bowl | PBS

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The AMERICAN EXPERIENCE documentary Surviving the Dust Bowl: the story of the farmers who came to the Southern Plains of Texas, Oklahoma and Kansas ...

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 ...

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.

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Nov 27, 2011 ... Documentary video about the American Dust Bowl in the 1930's. For an Honors Geography project. *Music in the video is from "Mexico" by ...

Dust storms in the 1930s Dust Bowl - 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 ...

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Get information, facts, and pictures about Dust Bowl at Encyclopedia.com. Make research projects and school reports about Dust Bowl easy with credible articles  ...

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 ...

The Drought . Surviving the Dust Bowl . WGBH American ... - PBS

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The Dust Bowl got its name on April 15, 1935, the day after Black Sunday. Robert Geiger, a reporter for the Associated Press, traveled through the region and ...

The Dust Bowl of the 1930s - Wessels Living History Farm

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The most visible evidence of how dry the 1930s became was the dust storm. Tons of topsoil were blown off barren fields and carried in storm clouds for hundreds ...