Recent Dam Safety News

Date News Item Link Category
09/08/2017 Heavy rainfall from Irma shouldn't cause problems for dam at Langley Pond Floods
09/07/2017 Irma could strike before Hope Mills dam is completed Floods
09/07/2017 IRMA: S.C. dam, reservoir owners, operators should lower water levels Floods
09/07/2017 Oroville Dam: Butte County sheriff recounts decision to evacuate with new details Other
09/07/2017 State DEEP moving forward on dam removal Dam Removal
09/06/2017 Civil engineers’ reports on US flood preparedness: Lessons of Katrina and Sandy ignored Incidents
09/06/2017 Cheshire Dam No Longer Considered a Risk Other
09/05/2017 Clues to Oroville Dam spillway failure 'were all there in the files,' top investigator says Incidents
09/05/2017 Report: Oroville dam design was never reviewed Incidents
09/05/2017 Pend Oreille County dam removal begins Dam Removal
09/05/2017 PHOTO SLIDESHOW: Repairs Being Done to Raftmen’s Memorial Timber Dam Dam Modifications/Repairs
09/04/2017 After its dams came down, a river is reborn Dam Removal
09/04/2017 Down with the Glen Canyon Dam? Dam Removal
09/03/2017 Dam replacement running smoothly Dam Modifications/Repairs
09/02/2017 Houston's Addicks Dam Begins to Spill Over, Nearby County: 'GET OUT NOW'
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Floods
09/02/2017 Nine Dams In San Diego County Ranked Below Satisfactory On Safety, Newly Released State Data Shows Other
09/01/2017 Oroville Dam rated unsatisfactory after spillway emergency Incidents
09/01/2017 Eastern Iowa Residents Oppose Dam Removal Project Dam Removal
09/01/2017 Excepting Oroville, north state dams said to be in satisfactory condition Other
09/01/2017 Few local dams have emergency plans ready Emergency Action Plans