What did not happen on the Great Plains

 

The Bureau of Reclamation's grandiose plans -- laid out in the 1971 North Central Power Study -- to turn parts of Montana, Wyoming and the Dakotas into an energy sacrifice area haven't come to pass. Download entire issue to view this article: http://www.hcn.org/issues/21.5/download-entire-issue

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