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National Dam Safety Awareness Day 2022

USACE, Mobile District
Published May 27, 2022

National Dam Safety Awareness Day 2022

MOBILE, Ala. – National Dam Safety Awareness Day, which is May 31, seeks to promote individual and community responsibility and best practices for dam safety, as well as what steps can be taken to prevent catastrophic dam failures.

The theme this year for NDSAD is, “Dam Safety is a shared responsibility. Know your risk, know your role, know the benefits of dams and take action.”

Please review the resource “Living With Dams: Know Your Risk” located here:   

For more information regarding Dam Safety please visit: .


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