The Dust Bowl, Part 2: Reaping the Whirlwind
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The Dust Bowl, Part 2: Reaping the Whirlwind

Tuesday, April 30 at 8:00 p.m.

In the second episode of Ken Burns’s "The Dust Bowl," experience the gradual relief as the families of the plains seek new lives in California.

Government conservation efforts — and a break in the drought in 1939 — eventually stabilize the soil and bring the farms back to life, but with dangers of another Dust Bowl facing future generations.

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