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Stories related to: Oroville spillway

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Environment

Lawmakers Question Agency Charged With Handling Oroville Dam Crisis

April 25, 2017 | Amy Quinton

The head of California's water agency briefed a state legislative committee Tuesday on the state's response to severe damage at the nation's tallest dam.

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Insight With Beth Ruyak

UC Berkeley Professor Shares His Report On Oroville Spillway's Failure

April 20, 2017

We talk with a civil engineer at UC Berkeley who shares his analysis on what caused the Oroville Dam spillway's failure.

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Business

Nebraska-Based Company Wins Bid For Oroville Spillway Repair Project

April 18, 2017 | Randol White

Kiewit Infrastructure West, a Nebraska-based construction company, won the contract for the spillway repair project at Lake Oroville with a bid of roughly $275 million.

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Environment

Juvenile Salmon Rescued From Oroville Emergency Now Heading To Ocean

March 20, 2017 | Bob Moffitt

A million young Chinook salmon started making their way to the Pacific Ocean Monday. This group was among the evacuees from the Oroville Dam Spillway incident and received an enthusiastic sendoff.

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Insight With Beth Ruyak

The Oroville Spillway Scare: What Happened And What Comes Next

March 2, 2017

Work continues on the main Oroville spillway as Department of Water Resources officials are hoping to re-open the hydro-electric powerplant below the Oroville Dam.

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