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Monday, October 21st, 2013

Audio: As Texas’ dams age, a scramble to find fixes

Texas' aging water infrastructure has raised safety concerns throughout the state, and a lack of mechanisms in place to prevent development downstream of dams has hastened the search for solutions.

Tuesday, October 15th, 2013

Audio: Aging dams stir concern in Texas

Despite a drought that continues to dry up the state's lakes and reservoirs, water experts have raised concerns about the quality of the state's 7,500 dams, many of which are in poor condition or are nearing the...