Dangerous Dams

Number 14250
Subject Dams
Source KOMU-TV (Columbia, Mo.)
State MO
Year 1997
Publication Date Nov. 10 - 11, 1997
Summary By national standads, 1,228 dams in Missouri should have Emergency Action Plans to help with the evacuation of people living downstream if the dam should fail. According to the state's own records, only 33 do. When KOMU tried to verify that at least those 33 actually did have the plans on file, only three were found.
Category
Pages 23
Keywords TAPE;TRANSCRIPT;FEMA Association of State Dam Safety Officials EAP National Inventory of Dams Army Corps of Engineers
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