Whitewater flows as damaged Oroville Dam spillway is reopened
After being closed to allow for assessment, repairs and dredging o the Feather River below, the Oroville Dam main spillway again is funneling water from fast-filling Lake Oroville. Releases roared down the still-compromised concrete chute on Frida
Crews prepare the main spillway for resurfacing and work on the splashpad in this video from mid-April. The Oroville Dam spillway was damaged in February 2018, causing the evacuation of nearly 200,000 people.