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See if a dam near you has been ordered to do a new spillway inspection

Watch the concrete pour on the Oroville Dam upper spillway as repairs continue

Kiewit Corp. begins pouring concrete on the upper spillway and continues rock cleaning to prepare the spillway's foundation, part of the Lake Oroville spillways recovery project, in this July 20, 2017, video.
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Kiewit Corp. begins pouring concrete on the upper spillway and continues rock cleaning to prepare the spillway's foundation, part of the Lake Oroville spillways recovery project, in this July 20, 2017, video.

The owners of these 93 dams have been ordered to reinspect their flood-control spillways following the Oroville Dam crisis, according to a list released Thursday by the California Department of Water Resources. Read the full story here.

Zoom in on the map to see if there are any dams near your location. Click or tap the icons to see the dam’s name, owner and other details – including when it was built.

 

Note: Locations of the dams come from a state database and may be a few hundred feet from their actual location.

Source: California Department of Water Resources

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