Flaming Gorge Dam, The "Last Bucket of Concrete"
The "Last Bucket of Concrete" - Left to right are J. Walton - Project Construction Engineer for the Flaming Gorge Unit and D. D. Baker - Project Manager for Arch Dam Constructors. "The Flaming Gorge Dam is a concrete thin-arch dam on the Green River, a major tributary of the Colorado River, in northern Utah in the United States. Flaming Gorge Dam forms the Flaming Gorge Reservoir, which extends 91 miles (146 km) into southern Wyoming, submerging four distinct gorges of the Green River. The dam is a major component of the Colorado River Storage Project, which stores and distributes upper Colorado ...