WPFPA

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WPFPAWatershed Protection and Flood Prevention Act (Public Law 83-566)
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In 1953, the Watershed Protection and Flood Prevention Act (Public Law 83-566) authorized federal, state, and local agencies to provide assistance in protecting watersheds from damage caused by erosion and floodwater.
A majority of the 10,000 small dams currently in service in this country were designed for a 50-year life span or less, and many of those built pursuant to the Flood Control Act of 1944, the Pilot Watershed Program, and the Watershed Protection and Flood Prevention Act of 1953 are now at or approaching their design limit.
The 1954 Watershed Protection and Flood Prevention Act and Its Antecedents
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