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4th year UBC Student. Majoring in History. Enrolled in Hist 396 to learn more about the environment and how we, as a society and culture, have shaped and continue to shape it.

I will be working on section 4 of this article.

WAC Bennett Dam[edit]

1. History

1.1 WAC Bennett and high modernism
1.2 Two Rivers policy
1.3 Surveying the land
1.4 Construction of the dam

2. Economic Investment and Opportunity

2.1. Province of British Columbia
2.2. BC Hydro
2.3. Local community and workers

3. Environmental Impacts

3.1 Upstream effects
3.2 Downstream effects
3.3 Williston Lake 

4. Social Impacts

4.1. Aboriginal communities
4.2. Local residents