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Oroville and the other tallest dams in the world

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A possible breach of the Oroville dam in California, U.S. has caused more than 190,000 people to be evacuated from the area. The embankment earthen dam built in 1968 is 235 meters (770 feet) high and is located on the Feather River. We look at how the tallest dam in the U.S. measures up to those around the world.

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