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The Dam Fiasco at Bull Flat: A look back at the 1913-1914 Tumalo Project

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship

61980 Skyline Ranch Road 

One hundred years ago the State of Oregon stepped in to help settlers in the Tumalo area salvage their crushed dreams. A rogue’s gallery of grifters, chiselers, swindlers and cheats had left hundreds of settlers high and dry. The State’s well-intended plans to bring irrigation to the area went awry. Join Mike Berry for a presentation on the follies and foibles of the Tumalo Project.