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Some 188,000 residents are evacuated as a crumbling overflow channel at America's tallest dam shows severe erosion during a wet Northern California winter.

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California dam undermines towns below

California dam undermines towns below


Water is discharged from the lake oroville

Water is discharged from the Lake Oroville Dam after a clearing was requested for groups downstream from the dam in Oroville, California. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart


Staff with the california department of water

Staff with the California Department of Water Resources look as water is discharged from the Lake Oroville Dam after a departure was requested for groups downstream from the dam in Oroville, California. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart


A burial ground is overwhelmed in marysville

A burial ground is overwhelmed in Marysville, California, after a clearing was requested for groups downstream from the dam in Oroville, California. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart


A rv is overflowed in marysville california after

A RV is overflowed in Marysville, California, after a departure was requested for groups downstream from the dam in Oroville, California. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart


A empty walmart is imagined as water

A empty Walmart is imagined as water is discharged from the Lake Oroville Dam after a clearing was requested for groups downstream from the dam in Oroville, California. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart


Displaced men get gave toothbrushes from

Displaced men get gave toothbrushes from the Salvation Army help focus at the Placer County Fairgrounds in Roseville, California. REUTERS/Beck Diefenbach


The city of oroville is vacant after a clearing

The city of Oroville is vacant after a clearing was requested for groups downstream from the Lake Oroville Dam, in Oroville, California. REUTERS/Beck Diefenbach


The region of disintegration on the lower half

The region of disintegration on the lower half of the Oroville Dam spillway is seen after overnight test streams in Oroville, California. California Department of Water Resources/Kelly Grow/Handout by means of REUTERS


Water is discharged from the lake oroville1

Water is discharged from the Lake Oroville Dam after a departure was requested for groups downstream from the dam in Oroville, California. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart


California department of water resources teams

California Department of Water Resources teams assess and assess the disintegration just underneath the Lake Oroville Emergency Spillway site after lake levels subsided, in Oroville, California. Kelly M. Develop/California Department of Water Resources/Handout by means of REUTERS


People look as helicopters pull shake to the lake

People look as helicopters pull shake to the Lake Oroville Dam after a departure was requested for groups downstream from the dam in Oroville, California. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart


The city of oroville is vacant after a clearing1

The city of Oroville is vacant after a clearing was requested for groups downstream from the Lake Oroville Dam, in Oroville, California. REUTERS/Beck Diefenbach


Rock is pulled to the lake oroville dam after

Rock is pulled to the Lake Oroville Dam after a clearing was requested for groups downstream from the dam in Oroville, California. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart


A harmed spillway with dissolved slope is found

A harmed spillway with dissolved slope is found in an airborne photograph assumed control over the Oroville Dam in Oroville, California. California Department of Water Resources/William Croyle/Handout by means of REUTERS


Members of the jordan crossing ministry

Members of the Jordan Crossing Ministry of Oroville, California, appeal to God for Marine Russell Bluxome at a Red Cross alleviation focus in Chico, California, after a clearing was requested for groups downstream from the Lake Oroville Dam in Oroville. REUTERS/Beck Diefenbach


California department of water resources teams1

California Department of Water Resources teams investigate and assess the disintegration just beneath the Lake Oroville Emergency Spillway site after lake levels subsided, in Oroville, California. Kelly M. Develop/California Department of Water Resources/Handout by means of REUTERS


The city of oroville is vacant after a departure

The city of Oroville is vacant after a departure was requested for groups downstream from the Lake Oroville Dam, in Oroville, California. REUTERS/Beck Diefenbach


Desiree garcia and her little girl

Desiree Garcia and her little girl Kay'lee, of Oroville, filter through gave attire at a Red Cross help focus in Chico, California, after a departure was requested for groups downstream from the Lake Oroville Dam in Oroville, California. REUTERS/Beck Diefenbach


65 000 cfs of water move through a harmed

65,000 cfs of water move through a harmed spillway on the Oroville Dam in Oroville, California. REUTERS/Max Whittaker


The california hail waves in overwhelmed

The California hail waves in overwhelmed Riverbend Park as water is discharged from the Lake Oroville Dam after a departure was requested for groups downstream from the dam in Oroville, California. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart


A heap of rocks is lifted by a helicopter close

A heap of rocks is lifted by a helicopter close to the Lake Oroville Dam after a clearing was requested for groups downstream from the dam in Oroville, California. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart


Volunteers stack gave things at a red cross

Volunteers stack gave things at a Red Cross alleviation focus in Chico, California, after a departure was requested for groups downstream from the Lake Oroville Dam, in Oroville, California. REUTERS/Beck Diefenbach


California department of water resources teams2

California Department of Water Resources teams assess and assess the disintegration just beneath the Lake Oroville Emergency Spillway site after lake levels subsided, in Oroville, California. Kelly M. Develop/California Department of Water Resources/Handout by means of REUTERS


Children hold signs expressing gratitude toward

Children hold signs expressing gratitude toward truck drivers pulling rocks to the Lake Oroville Dam after a departure was requested for groups downstream from the dam in Oroville, California. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart


The oroville repository level is seen near

The Oroville repository level is seen near the highest point of Oroville Dam, after a progression of tempests prompted to an expanded water level while a harmed spillway hampered endeavors to give water a chance to out of the supply, in Oroville, California. REUTERS/Max Whittaker


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