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Oroville Forensic Team Delivers Interim Status Memorandum to California DWR

On September 5, the Oroville Dam Spillway Incident Independent Forensic Team (IFT), delivered the second Interim Status Memorandum to the California Department of Water Resources (DWR). This memorandum presents a summary of findings and opinions to date regarding the chain of conditions, actions and inactions that in February 2017 caused the damage to the service spillway and emergency spillway at Oroville Dam.

USSD and ASDSO have released the following joint press release:

Oroville Press Release - September 2017

For the Interim Status Memorandum: https://damsafety.org/article/media/oroville-investigation-team-update