California orders closer look at 93 dams after Oroville crisis

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California officials have ordered owners of 93 dams to re-inspect their flood-control spillways after the Oroville Dam crisis, saying the spillways need a closer look following a preliminary review. The list released by the Department of Water Resources includes some of the largest dams in California, such as the New Exchequer Dam on…

One Response to California orders closer look at 93 dams after Oroville crisis

  1. William Hicks July 29, 2017 at 11:02 am

    IF the cause of the Oroville Dam spillway failure has not been determined yet, what are they going to look for?

    This just sounds like a lot of busy work, looking for an undetermined problem.

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