October 2015 South Carolina Dam Failures

In October 2015, South Carolina received record amounts of rainfall which caused a 1000-year flood throughout much of the state. During this flood event, emergency orders were issued to many dams throughout the state, and 36 dams have been reported to have failed, 4 of which were unregulated. The failed (regulated) dams are shown on the map and listed in the table below.

Javascript is required to view this map.