Investigating dam safety

Number 5550
Subject Dams
Source Ralph K.M. Haurwitz
Affiliation Austin American-Statesman
Year 2018
Summary Dams provide flood control, drinking water, fishing opportunities and other benefits, but they can threaten homes, businesses and roads with a catastrophic release of water if they fail. Here are 10 tips for investigating dams in any community.
Tags dams; safety; disaster; floods; flooding; environment
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