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Dust Bowl Time Line

1931-1939

1931 - 1940

The Whole Dust Bowl.

1931

1931 - 1932

Severe droughts start and crops die. "Black Blizzards" Began.

1932

1932 - 1933

Number of Dust storms increase. 14 Dust storms that year.

1933

1933 - 1934

Franklin D. Roosevelt takes office.

1934

1934 - 1935

75% of the country is affected in this dust bowl situation.

1935

1935 - 1936

Black Sunday on April 14 arrived and the worst Black Blizzards arrived with it.

1936

1936 - 1937

Droughts continue and rain still doesn't arrive. More Black Blizzards that month a record of 36.

1937

1937 - 1938

Trees tried to be planted and drought continues.

1938

1938 - 1939

Drought continues and worst Black blizzards arrive.

1939

1939 - 1940

Rain Finnaly returns and the droughts end. Crops start to grow again and reproduce crops.