- Dam safety related issues and concerns are those which, if not adequately addressed could/would:
1 - Lead to a failure or malfunction reulting in an uncontrolled release of stored water that would place the downstream population potentially at risk or;
2 - Compromise the agency's ability to detect developing adverse dam performance and prudently respond to that performance.
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- Annual failure probability, Dam failure, failure, Impact, Probability of failure, risk assessment
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