Ben Cowan, Taliesin Black-Brown | 2018 | 4 min.
2019 Official Selection
The San Joaquin is one of the most over-allocated rivers in America, and yet plans remain to dam it further. The proposed Temperance Flat Dam threatens to destroy a pristine river gorge for a tiny drop in the bucket. The proposal has recently been denied but the story lives on as a caution against reckless dams and a call to protect our scenic rivers.