Free workshop for dam owners offered

By: Lisa S. Icenogle
Picture of dam with the words workshop for private dam owners

A free workshop for permitted dam owners in the state of Wyoming will be offered Thursday, Nov. 14, from 8 a.m.-noon at Casper College.

Topics to be discussed during the workshop include water law, rights, and reservoir permitting in Wyoming, safety of dams, hazard classifications, failure mechanisms, requirements, modifications, removals, inspections, and emergency action plans.

“In the interest of preserving valuable infrastructure, the Wyoming State Engineer’s Office is conducting this free workshop,” said Sarah Schneider, workforce training specialist at the Center for Training and Development at Casper College.

Space is limited for the workshop which will be held in the Walter H. Nolte Gateway Center, Room 225 on the Casper College campus. To register for the workshop or for more information, contact Schneider at 307-268-3847, 800-442-2963, etc. 3847 or

Media contact: Lisa S. Icenogle

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