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Dust Bowl Previous Broadcasts

Reaping The Whirlwind (Episode #102#)

KQED Plus: Sun, Dec 22, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

In the second episode, experience the gradual relief as the families of the plains seek new lives in California and government conservation efforts - and a break in the drought in 1939 - eventually stabilize the soil and bring the farms back to life, but with dangers of another Dust Bowl facing future generations.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Dec 23, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

The Great Plow Up (Episode #101H)

KQED Plus: Sun, Dec 15, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

In the first episode, feel the full force of the worst manmade environmental disaster in America's history as survivors recall the terror of the dust storms, the desperation of hungry families and how they managed to find hope even as the earth and heavens seemed to turn against them.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Dec 16, 2013 -- 3:00 AM
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