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American Las Vegas Hoover Dam

American Las Vegas Hoover Dam

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The Hoover Dam (Hoover Dam), located in the northwestern part of Arizona, State, about 40 km southeast of Las Vegas, is a gravity concrete arch dam, a cross Colorado, R., the largest dam in the United States and hailed as a “diamond in the desert”. The Hoover Dam was built to cost a large amount of money, and the chief engineer, Frank Gaul (Frank Crowe), was completed and delivered in 1936, an arch-type gravity-engineered concrete dam. Dam height 220 meters, the bottom width 200 meters, the top width 14 meters, the dike length 377 meters. Such a huge dam in the world is rare, it is like a dragon disk lying on the ground, it seems very powerful. After the completion of the industrial and agricultural development plays a huge role, so it occupies an important position in the World Water Conservancy project ranks. The name of Hoover Dam also experienced twists and turns. When the dam was completed in 1936, the Republican leader, Hu Ferzheng, was named after the dam, but Democrats were unconvinced, and after Hoover stepped down, they renamed the Hoover Dam the Powter Dam, Powter the name of a nearby city. Since then, Republicans have come back to the Powter Dam, which has become the Hoover Dam, and it is not difficult to glimpse the bourgeois partisanship of the United States from the two degrees of the dam. After the dam was built, Lake Mead was formed, the lake is the largest man-made lake in the Western Hemisphere, it is not only beautiful, but also can irrigate crops and the use of hydroelectric power, the development of production plays a negligible role, the Hoover Dam power generation of 1345 MW, can supply the Pacific coast of most parts of the southwest, the Hoover Dam contribution is visible. The Lake District has 6 piers, beautiful scenery, has become an American yacht, water skiing, fishing, camping holiday shrine.
 arrival and departure: self-driving
 Attractions Type: river
 best season: June-August Best, at this time the temperature is appropriate, the most suitable for play.
 suggest to play: Half day
 Tickets: 11 USD/adult, 9 USD/elderly, child, child free
 Opening Hours: 9:00-18:00
 Address: U.s.93,boulder City, Nevada
 Tel: +17024942517
 Official website: Http://www.usbr.gov/lc/hooverdam

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Into the Hoover dam
Hoover dam (Hoover Dam) is located in Northwest Arizona, about 40 kilometers southeast of Las Vegas, is a concrete gravity arch dam, bridge across the Colorado River, the largest dam and was praised as “the desert of diamond”. The Hoover dam construction cost a lot of money, mobilize a large number of the force, the chief engineer is frank Gore (Frank Crowe), completed in 1936 and put into use, it is an arch type artificial concrete gravity dam. Dam 220 meters high, at the end of the width of 200 meters, the top width of 14 meters, the embankment length of 377 meters. This huge dam in the world is rare, it is like a dragon lying in the earth plate, it is extremely powerful. It plays an important role in the development of industry and agriculture, so it plays an important role in the world. The name of the Hoover dam has also undergone some twists and turns. In 1936 the dam was completed, the Republican leader Hoover is on the stage, named after the dam then submitted his name; but the Democrats are unconvinced; brood on, Hoover stepped down, they renamed the Hoover dam, Baude dam, Baude is a city near the name. Since the Republicans back in, Baode dam became the Hoover dam, the dam was renamed twice from, it is not difficult to glimpse the bourgeois parties of disputes. The dam was built after the formation of the Artificial Lake Mead lake, the lake is the largest artificial lake in the Western Hemisphere, it is not only beautiful, but also irrigation of crops and the use of hydraulic power, plays an important role in the development of production, power generation of the Hoover dam is 1345 MW, can supply the shore of the Pacific Southwest most areas, visible Hoover the contribution of the large dam. The lake has 6 terminals, beautiful scenery, has become the American yacht, water skiing, fishing, camping resort.
Types of scenic spots: River
Best season: June –8 month, at the appropriate temperature, the most suitable for play.
Suggested to play half a day
Tickets: $11 / $9 per adult, the elderly, children, children free
Opening hours: 9:00 – 18:00
Address: U.S.93, Boulder City, Nevada

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