California Contact

Sharon K. Tapia P.E. Division Chief Division of Safety of Dams CA Department of Water Resources 2200 X St Ste 200 Sacramento, CA 95818-2549 Email: sharon.tapia@water.ca.gov Tel: (916) 227-4660 Fax: (916) 227-4500

State Program Statistics

2017
  • State-regulated dams: 1250
  • High hazard potential: 681
  • Significant hazard potential: 280
  • Low hazard potential: 289
  • State dam safety FTE's: 63
  • Total Budget: $21,300,000
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2016 National Inventory of Dams

Image from the National Inventory of Dams (NID) which includes dams more than 25' in height or storing more than 50 acre-ft, or classified as HH or SH potential
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