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Oroville Dam damage in US: Many questions

USA’s tallest, Oroville Dam on Feather river in California suffered severe spillway damage, as discovered on Feb 7, 2017. As we wrote in our blog “Oroville Dam Spillway Damage in USA: Worst is yet to come”[i] on Feb 12, 2017, worse…

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Oroville Dam Spillway Damage in USA: Worst is yet to come

Oroville Dam, the tallest Dam in USA was found to have suffered severe damage to its spillway on Feb 7, 2017. A crater of about 180 feet width, 250 feet length and 30 feet depth was found in lower portion…

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Why is Gujarat neglecting Safety of Sardar Sarovar Dam?

Sardar Sarovar Dam Stilling basin damaged: No repairs for 3 years: No meeting of Dam Safety Panel for 30 months: WHY IS GUJARAT NEGLECTING SAFETY OF ITS LIFELINE?   Sardar Sarovar Dam: (Photo by SANDRP) Gujarat government, Gujarat politicians and their…

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