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Cracked Dam Causes Water Emergency In Washington State

Thursday, March 27, 2014

The cracked Wanapum Dam on the Columbia River is causing many problems. Engineers have lowered the water upstream to relieve pressure on the dam. Farmers irrigation pipes no longer reach the river.

Source: NPR

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