New seismic information reveals dam safety issues

08/15/2005 | Engineering News-Record

Seismic advancements are raising concerns about dam safety in California, and the state's Department of Water Resources announced it will drain about 40% of the water from Lake Perris. Experts say an earthquake with a 7.5 magnitude could undermine the Lake Perris dam, so repairs or replacement of the dam will have to be determined.

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