Follow the Water

Water Shapes the Land

Clip | 1m 57s Video has closed captioning.

Mike Forsberg and Peter Stegen begin their 1,300 mile journey through the Platte Basin Watershed at the Sweetwater River in Wyoming’s Wind River Range. Here, Earth Science Professor Crag Thompson explains how water shapes the land.

Aired: 04/22/19

Rating: TV-PG

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Platte Basin Timelapse Project

Timelapse

Platte Basin Timelapse Project

From the solitude of alpine wilderness to the sprawling suburbs of Denver to the magic of sunrise on the Platte River, Follow the Water tells what happens when you get close to the flow of the water - get out and taste it, touch it, struggle with it. Learn more about the Platte Basin Timelapse project.

Explore