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Be Aware of Potential Dam Failure in Your Community Fact Sheet

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This 2 page flyer is for the general public. Approximately 14,000 dams in the United States are classified as high-hazard potential, meaning that their failure could result in loss of life. The most important steps you can take to protect yourself from dam failure are to know your risk. Dams present risks, but they also provide many benefits.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfDam Safety Factsheet 2016
0.52MNovember 10, 2016