Unsafe Dams: Red Tape and Politics Snare Repairs

Number 630
Subject Dams
Source Los Angeles Times
State
Year 1977
Publication Date 1977
Summary Los Angeles Times runs Pulitzer Prize-winning series on dam safety that uses federal documents to show safety and inspection procedures were lax and many dams were defective, prompting congressional action.
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Keywords dams; safety; repairs; inspection; defective
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