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California crews rush to fix dam before storms hit newsreporter.in

California crews rush to fix dam before storms hit

Stormwaters receded on Monday behind the nation's tallest dam, in Northern California, as engineers raced to drain the rain-swollen reservoir and shore up a crumbling overflow channel before new storms sweep the region later this week.

Authorities said they had averted the immediate danger of a catastrophic failure - one capable of unleashing a wall of water three stories tall on towns below.

2017-02-14 10:35:00 by Harini
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Oroville dam: Nearly 200,000 people told to flee crumbling California dam spillway.. indiatimes.com

The state water resources department said crews using helicopters would drop rocks to fill a huge gouge, and authorities were releasing water to lower the lake's level...

timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/us/nearly-200...

2017-02-13 16:54:26 by devarajn
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