• Short Summary

    A drought in the American southwest threatens to reproduce the dustbowl conditions of the thirties.?

  • Description

    1.
    LS of Navajo Indian Reservation


    2.
    MS Dried up pond


    3.
    LS and MS cattle on dried up land


    4.
    LS and MS slow turning windmill and dried up pond


    5.
    LS Jackson Lake that is now dry


    6.
    LS and MS sheep and goats drinking from water that was trucked in


    7.
    SV Indian children


    8.
    MV Indian Affairs spokesman who says it is difficult to get money to truck in more water.


    9.
    LS dried up land in the drought area.




    Initials


    FOR EUROVISION - ATTENTION SUE BONNER/HEATHER STRETCH

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: A drought in the American southwest threatens to reproduce the dustbowl conditions of the thirties. The Navajo Indians are being hit particularly hard, because their livelihood comes from livestock, which cannot now get enough to eat in the drought. They are trucking in water from other areas in some instances.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8YWUK8YMN1SZAG0LF1LU88K5E
    Media URN:
    VLVA8YWUK8YMN1SZAG0LF1LU88K5E
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/05/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:03:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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