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Cape Point
Strike a Pose
Community Garden Bee
Life of a Sailsman
Country boy
Two lonely trees
Signs, Signs
Sneaking Rays
Teton Dam Disaster Site
Smoky sunrise at Promontory summit
Stormy Falls
California Sunset
Lady liberty shinning in evening sun
Pastel Sunset at Point Lobos
White Sands National Monument
A hummingbird feeding on bee balm
A toad carrying another toad
Reflection of an Egret
Devils Creek
13th Annual Photo Contest
Teton Dam Disaster Site

On June 5th 1976 the 100 million dollar Teton Dam project failed. Built on a lava flow of basalt and rhyolite it was unsuitable for the build. The water flooded from Teton to Blackfoot Idaho and destroyed 300 million dollars worth of property.

TAGS: Dam, Flood, Idaho, River, United States

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Rexburg, Idaho, United States of America
Member since 2015
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© Jacob Gifford.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2015
Total Views: 89
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 22, 2015, 7:14 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D5000
Focal Length: 22mm
Shutter Speed: 1/500
Aperture: f6.3
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PHOTO LOCATION Newdale , Idaho, United States of America