Recent Dam Safety News

Date News Item Link Category
03/31/2018 Several areas inundated in water after dam breaks in Rajasthan Incidents
03/29/2018 Leaking discovered at Priest Rapids dam near Mattawa Incidents
03/29/2018 It's unlikely, but cities prepare for Coquitlam dam burst anyway Incidents
03/29/2018 2015 report warned of failing Flint dam before breach Incidents
03/28/2018 Court imposes $188,000 in fines for power dam violations Legal
03/27/2018 Crews begin demolishing Hamilton Dam in downtown Flint Dam Removal
03/25/2018 Records show problems with dam 36 years before break Incidents
03/22/2018 ‘Potential’ Dam Break In Tuolumne County Leads To Evacuations
Incidents
Floods
03/19/2018 Egypt, Sudan vow to cooperate as Ethiopia builds Nile dam Other
03/16/2018 Icicle Peshastin Irrigation District Declares Dam Emergency Incidents
03/15/2018 DRIP by DRIP
Incidents
Dam Modifications/Repairs
03/13/2018 DWR submits plans to address Oroville Dam forensic report
Incidents
Dam Modifications/Repairs
Other
03/12/2018 Lessons Learned from 2017 Disasters, Yuba-Sutter Officials Reflect on the Recent Past
Incidents
Other
03/11/2018 Dam collapses at Cadia one of Australia's largest gold mines Incidents
03/10/2018 90 Years Later, The St. Francis Dam Failure Remains A Vital Safety Lesson
Incidents
Other
03/08/2018 Debris piling up at Conowingo Dam Incidents
03/08/2018 Repairs to Upper Bondsville Dam in Belchertown imminent Dam Modifications/Repairs
02/28/2018 Official: Crumbling Marianna dam appears to be breaching Incidents
02/26/2018 In Wake of Oroville Crisis, Brown Signs Bill Requiring Tougher Dam Inspections
Incidents
Legal
02/25/2018 State inspection finds flaws in Mill Pond Dam
Incidents
Other