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7:38 am
Tue March 17, 2015

Emergency Management Officials To Buckeye Lake Residents - Be Prepared For Dam Collapse

Credit ODNR

More than 50 state and local emergency management officials met yesterday to prepare for a possible collapse of the Buckeye Lake dam.

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9:31 am
Mon March 16, 2015

Ohio Officials To Discuss Situation At Faulty Dam

Ohio emergency management officials plan to discuss the precarious situation with a faulty dam at Buckeye Lake. 

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6:37 am
Thu March 12, 2015

Report: Buckeye Lake Dam In Danger Of Catastrophic Failure

A portion of the Buckeye Lake Dam
Credit engineering.odnr.gov

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says the chance of the failure of the Buckeye Lake dam is so great, the  lake should be drained until repairs can be made.

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12:40 pm
Thu January 16, 2014

Officials Hope To Solve Chronic Flooding In LaRue

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will visit Marion County next month to look for solutions to severe flooding.

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7:57 am
Tue January 7, 2014

Asian Carp Report Released

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has released a report about options for keeping the Asian Carp from invading the Great Lakes.

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9:52 am
Tue December 24, 2013

New Report Says Electrical Barriers Insufficient To Keep Asian Carp Out Of Great Lakes

A new research report from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says that fish are capable of crossing an electrical barrier designed to keep Asian carp from using the Chicago ship canal to enter the Great Lakes.  

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12:17 pm
Tue December 3, 2013

Feds Want To Repair Levee In Zoar

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has decided against destroying or moving the Ohio village of Zoar, where the aging levee protecting it from flooding is in serious need of repair.

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6:58 am
Fri September 20, 2013

Judge Allows Coal Mining Near Local Park

A federal district judge has sided with the Ohio Department of Natural Resources in a lawsuit over mine tunnels being developed within the watershed of Burr Oak State Park in southeast Columbus.

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7:33 am
Fri July 26, 2013

Officials Seek More Funding For Blanchard River Study

Findlay officials who are pushing for the completion of a flood control study got less money than they wanted from the federal government.

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12:16 pm
Thu January 3, 2013

Water Levels Drop In Two Great Lakes

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says preliminary figures show Lakes Michigan and Huron reached record low water levels in December.

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7:47 am
Tue December 4, 2012

Judge Rules In Asian Carp Case

A federal judge is threatening to permanently dismiss a lawsuit filed by Ohio and four other Great Lakes states over threats posed by the Asian carp.

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