In addition to his bulldozer, he had another huge piece of excavating equipment with a huge claw on it that does the initial clearing.
The landscape was transformed in only a few days. At its deepest, the tank is about 15 feet deep. After a few days of rain, the tank is almost full.
|Before the tank work began|
|You can see the gentle slope by comparing the tree line.|
|The deep trench walled in the valley to create the tank.|
|The trench was widened and formed into a more oval shape.|
|Sometimes he worked late into the evening.|
|The tank began to fill up quickly after a few inches of rain.|
|The tank is almost full.|