Transcript for Challenge at Glen Canyon, segment 10 of 11


All together, the repair of the Glen Canyon spillways, and the flawless design and installation of air slots in less than a year, had been a monumental accomplishment. Of course, it had been a triumph of technology, but it was even more a victory for the human spirit, for the leaders who cut through the red tape, for the experts who tested, planned, and designed, for the men and women who worked long hours and who did the job. The American people, who own this big dam and Lake Powell, can now be confident that when the next floodwaters rush down the unpredictable Colorado River, Glen Canyon Dam and its spillways will be ready.