Oroville Dam gates open after years of dryness

Mar 17, 2011 Full story: Chico Enterprise Record

For the first time in five years, officials opened up the spillway gates of Oroville Dam, releasing thousands of gallons of water.

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“I'm Not Grumpy, I'm in Pain.”

Since: Feb 09

Butte County

#1 Mar 17, 2011
I figured this was coming. What is the elevation the spillway becomes usable? 850ft.?

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