Sunday, July 16, 2017

Origins of The Pymatuning Resevoir

Gate House at the Pymatuning Reservior - 1930's
While in recent times the imposition of man’s power over nature has come under much needed scrutiny, there are situations where the total destruction of one area can lead to much better life for the residents of many others. An example of this is the creation of the Pymatuning Reservoir, which was necessary both for the economic development of the region and to prevent future seasonal floods and droughts.