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Dam safety

for a dam.
about dams.
for an inspection.
a consultant.

A dam is a barrier that impounds water and generally serves the primary purpose of retaining water. Wisconsin law defines a dam as "any artificial barrier in or across a watercourse which has the primary purpose of impounding or diverting water and includes all appurtenant works, such as a dike, canal or powerhouse".

Last revised: Tuesday January 14 2020