Fear of a blowout has been reduced, but Grant County Public Utility District officials are still puzzling over what …
Engineering surveys taken March 3 at Wanapum Dam show that the cracked area found on one of the dam’s spillways is stabilizing. As of Monday, the crack had closed by nearly an inch, and the damaged section of …
An extensive investigation by the Grant County utility district revealed Tuesday that a host of problems caused the massive crack in Wanapum Dam on the Columbia River in central Washington. This graphic form the Grant …
Wanapum Dam
BEVERLY, WA - Repair work is now underway to fix the crack in Wanapum Dam, but the area around the dam is still closed off to the public for the rest of the summer. It's something you may not think about, but the …
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There's no immediate threat to public safety from the crack in the Wanapum Dam, Grant County Public Utility District spokesman Thomas Stredwick said Friday. The dam is located just downstream from where Interstate …
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WENATCHEE — A crack in the Wanapum Dam on the Columbia River and the ensuing reduction of water levels have prompted crews to carry out about $7 million worth of work on fish ladders for chinook salmon. Existing …
EPHRATA, Wash. - A 65-foot-long crack in a Columbia River dam in central Washington has prompted officials to begin lowering the water level by 20 feet so inspectors can get a better idea of how serious the damage is. …
Just 10 months after a two-inch thick crack was found at the Wanapum Dam, repairs have been completed on the 52-year-old structure. The damage from the crack, which extended the entire 65-foot width of spillway gate …
Wanapum Dam
The Wanapum Dam water level was lowered over the weekend after utility managers discovered a 65-foot crack along the base of the power plant on Washington's Columbia River. The Grant County Public Utility District …