Federal Guidelines for Dam Safety
These guidelines represent the culmination of efforts, initiated by President Carter in April 1977, to review procedures and criteria used by Federal Agencies involved in the design, construction, operation, and regulation of dams and to prepare guidelines for management procedures to ensure dam safety.
Federal Emergency Management Agency. 2004. Federal Guidelines for Dam Safety. (FEMA-93). Available at: Download Federal Guidelines for Dam Safety PDF. Accessed May 24, 2019.