Tubes at Glen Canyon Dam

Image: Tubes at Glen Canyon Dam

Detailed Description

The river outlet tubes at Glen Canyon Dam on the Colorado River in Arizona. At noon Monday, Nov. 19, U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar will open the dam's river outlet tubes, releasing controlled flows larger than the usual 8,000-25,000 cubic feet per second that flows through the turbines of the Glen Canyon Powerplant to generate hydroelectric power. 


Image Dimensions: 1298 x 1951

Date Taken:

Location Taken: Lees Ferry, AZ, US