Repaired Oroville Dam Spillway To Be Deployed For First Time TuesdayThe flood-control spillway at the nation's tallest dam will be deployed this week for the first time since it was rebuilt after it crumbled during heavy rains two years ago.
FEMA Rejects $306M In Reimbursement For Oroville Dam RepairsA state agency says the federal government has rejected $306 million in reimbursements for California's repair of the nation's tallest dam.
Oroville Crisis Drives Harder Look at Aging Dams Across the U.S.Federal regulators who oversee California's half-century-old Oroville Dam say they are looking hard at how they overlooked its built-in weaknesses for decades.
Oroville Dam Repair Costs Will Top $500 MillionThe costs to repair the nation's tallest dam after a nearly catastrophic failure of the spillways will top $500 million, nearly double the original estimate.
Star-Crossed Salmon Survive Oroville Spillway Erosion But SuffocateAn estimated 200,000 to 300,000 of the fish died Wednesday when a faulty wire caused a well pump to fail, leaving the fish without enough fresh water and oxygen.
California Water Chief: Oroville Emergency Spillway WorkedThe head of California's water agency says an emergency spillway at the Oroville Dam worked despite extreme erosion that led authorities to order nearly 200,000 people to flee.
State Workers Rescue Fish Stranded By Oroville Spillway ShutdownThe trouble with the Oroville Dam spillway has endangered wildlife in the Feather River, leaving state workers scrambling Wednesday to rescue some of the stranded fish.