A few of our favorite things…
More great footage of the social and cultural history of Croton:
We’ve put together a video showing how, where, when and why the Croton Waterworks functions the way it does. Take a (short and sweet) peek into the system:
On a sunny winter day in February we traveled about an hour-and-a-half north of New York City to visit the New Croton Dam:
In late February, we visited the New Croton Dam as part of our semester-long study of the New and Old Croton Aqueducts. Water rushes over the dam’s spillway several ways, and there was a lot of snow and ice on the dam as well. Keep an eye out for the rainbow!