Reclamation doing safety inspections at Fresno

Will be some road restrictions next week


October 4, 2019

Havre Daily News/File photo

A man fishes alongside his dog at the base of Fresno Dam March 19 west of Havre.

From Bureau of Reclamation

BILLINGS — The Bureau of Reclamation is conducting safety investigations at Fresno Dam beginning in September into December, which will lead to some road restrictions next week.

The various investigations are being conducted in support of Reclamation’s Safety of Dams Program and are designed to collect geotechnical data. The data analyzes the characteristics of the structure below the surface, including embankment and foundation characteristics, Fresno Reservoir Road asphalt and road bed samples, and dewatering tests in support of design activities associat...

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