Engineers, fish biologists and construction teams who scrambled to meet an April 15 deadline to devise a way to move the first of an expected 20,000 spring Chinook salmon over the fractured Wanapum Dam ... to examine a crack in the …
EPHRATA (AP) — A crack in a spillway pier at the Wanapum Dam on the Columbia River is a serious situation, but not a threat of downstream flooding even in a worst-case scenario, a spokesman for the Grant County Public Utility District …
Fear of a blowout has been reduced, but Grant County Public Utility District officials are still puzzling over what to do about a worrisome 2-inch, 65-foot long horizontal crack discovered late last month along one of the 12 spillways at central …
MATTAWA – Grant PUD officials need to wait at least three more weeks until they know the shape and depth of a crack at Wanapum Dam. The crack was discovered more than a month ago after an employee noticed a section at the top of …
Wanapum Dam, located in Washington, has a 65-foot crack in its structure. It is large enough to cause any issues if the problems were to arise. Originally reported by regional news site, The Spokesman-Review, the crack was discovered …
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 PUD shows the …
“Projections show that wind generation will increase rapidly to approximately 6,250 MW by 2013. This vast amount of wind power interconnected to the Bonneville Power Administration’s transmission grid will likely overwhelm the existing …
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 power of water is …
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Authorities have discovered a crack at the base of the Wanapum dam in Washington State. Measuring 65 feet (or 20 meters) long and two inches (or five centimeters) wide, the crack is found specifically in the spillway of the …
Engineers have started emergency procedures to stabilize a Washington dam after they found a 65-foot crack in the structure. The Wanapum Dam, a hydroelectric project located on the Columbia River in Grant County, Wash., is still …