Water Rights

Information about Dams in South Dakota

Building a Dam

Several factors need to be considered before you build a dam and the physical characteristics of the proposed dam will determine the type of permitting you need to do and whether you need to comply with the Safety of Dams rules.

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Safety of Dams

Information about safety rules pertaining to dam construction.

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Dangerous Low Head Dams

Information about the dangers of low head dams.

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