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Zinke is Considering Tearing Down a Dam for the Environment and San Francisco is an Uproar

Zinke is Considering Tearing Down a Dam for the Environment and San Francisco is an Uproar

Tim Pearce | Energy Reporter . San Francisco officials are troubled that Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke met with a group that wants to restore an area of Yosemite National Park back to a more natural state by deconstructing a dam, The Guardian reported. The Hetch Hetchy reservoir, located in Yosemite, is responsible for 90 percent […]

Cracks found in new Oroville Dam spillway, but officials say don’t worry

Cracks found in new Oroville Dam spillway, but officials say don’t worry

BY DALE KASLER AND RYAN SABALOW [email protected] NOVEMBER 28, 2017 02:30 PM UPDATED 1 MINUTE AGO Hairline cracks have been detected in sections of the newly reconstructed flood-control spillway at Oroville Dam. State and federal officials said they’re confident the cracks don’t pose a safety problem and don’t need to be repaired. However, the state […]