Water thunders out of one of the two siphons installed at the Gilboa Dam on Tuesday. The pair are capable of releasing 250 million gallons of water daily, a third of the capabilities a new, low-level outlet will have once complete in 2019.
Gilboa Dam upgrade
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Posted: April 3, 2013
Ed Munger Jr.
Built to contain the 17.6 billion-gallon Schoharie Reservoir, one of 19 that supply drinking water to New York City, the 87-year-old concrete dam is undergoing a $400 million restoration.