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235 results for DAM

91 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Wednesday, December 27, 201758DChallenge for salmonDavid Kwong
Saturday, December 9, 201746DChannel changer?Stu Ockman
Thursday, August 24, 201762DFlow stopperNeil Patrick Harris and David Steinberg
Thursday, July 6, 201751AFish ladder site (2)Erik Agard
Wednesday, May 3, 201721DHydroelectric project (6)Alan Arbesfeld
Saturday, February 4, 201730AFish ladder site (2)Patrick Berry
Monday, December 12, 20165DReservoir creatorMark McClain
Monday, August 29, 201611ANevada/Arizona's Hoover ___David Steinberg
Thursday, July 14, 201611DMontana's Hungry Horse ___David J. Kahn
Thursday, March 17, 201658AChina's Three Gorges ___David Woolf
Wednesday, October 28, 20159DStop for waterJay Kaskel and Daniel Kantor
Tuesday, October 20, 201562DBeaver's construction (4)Sam Buchbinder
Monday, June 8, 201564DBeaver's construction (4)Peter A. Collins
Thursday, May 7, 201550AAlabama's Wilson ___Tracy Gray
Monday, March 2, 201566ABeaver's construction (4)Andrea Carla Michaels
Tuesday, August 26, 20146DHoover ___ (4)Victor Fleming
Sunday, May 4, 201453AWater checker?Mary Lou Guizzo
Saturday, November 30, 201336DWeir (2)Byron Walden and Brad Wilber
Friday, January 4, 201322ACorps of Engineers projectDavid J. Kahn
Sunday, November 25, 2012102DPart of a horse's pedigreeJeff Chen
Wednesday, December 7, 201155DHydroelectricity structureJulian Lim
Sunday, December 19, 20107DGlen Canyon ___ (2)Kevin G. Der
Saturday, December 4, 201061DStop from runningDoug Peterson
Tuesday, November 16, 201045DBeaver's work (5)Ian Livengood
Sunday, September 5, 2010110DRoosevelt or HooverWill Nediger
Monday, July 26, 201048AChina's Three Gorges projectJanet R. Bender
Tuesday, July 6, 201044AObstruction for salmonJosé Chardiet
Monday, June 28, 201062DBeaver's construction (4)Joel Fagliano
Monday, June 7, 20109DHoover ___ (4)Lynn Lempel
Tuesday, May 4, 201056AHydroelectric project (6)Doug Peterson
Friday, April 30, 201035DClogNatan Last
Thursday, December 10, 200962DIt goes against the flowTrip Payne
Tuesday, September 15, 200957AHydroelectric facilityFran and Lou Sabin
Tuesday, September 8, 200923ALake former, perhapsAlan Arbesfeld
Tuesday, May 26, 200910ABeaver's project (4)Mike Nothnagel
Sunday, April 26, 200991AReservoir's edgeTrip Payne
Saturday, March 8, 200864AFlow checkerBrad Wilber
Monday, December 31, 200720AGrand Coulee, e.g. (2)Lynn Lempel
Monday, December 10, 200725DRiver blockerLynn Lempel
Wednesday, November 14, 200711ADental deviceJim Page
Sunday, January 28, 200764AWater holder (2)Victor Fleming and Bruce Venzke
Wednesday, November 22, 200624AWater holder (2)Edward Alch
Monday, June 5, 200611ABeaver's work (5)Fred Piscop
Sunday, January 8, 200698AIt may get into deep waterMichael Ashley
Tuesday, September 13, 200540DHoover, e.g. (4)Stella Daily and Bruce Venzke
Wednesday, August 31, 200547APublic works project (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Sunday, January 30, 200515AFarm motherDerrick Niederman
Monday, January 10, 200562DHoover ___ (4)David Pringle
Saturday, December 25, 200449AFarm femaleByron Walden
Friday, October 22, 200411DGatehouse sitePatrick Berry
Saturday, October 2, 200419AFort Peck ___, in MontanaDavid J. Kahn
Monday, September 13, 200446DHoover ___ (4)Jay Giess
Friday, May 7, 200451DIt’s water resistantManny Nosowsky
Friday, April 30, 200447DCoolidge or RooseveltKevin Hagen
Tuesday, January 13, 20041DRiver regulatorM. Francis Vuolo
Sunday, November 9, 200310APublic works project (2)Patrick Berry
Sunday, December 1, 200292DObstructionDavid J. Kahn
Monday, November 19, 200165DBeaver's work (5)Peter Gordon
Thursday, October 25, 200136DObstructJohn Scott Marrone
Sunday, August 19, 200120DOne that's holding back?David J. Kahn
Sunday, July 8, 2001113AElectricity sourceMichael S. Maurer
Friday, April 20, 200137AThree Gorges projectChuck Deodene
Monday, January 8, 200131AGrand Coulee, e.g. (2)Gregory E. Paul
Tuesday, January 4, 200042ABeaver's work (5)Joy L. Wouk
Monday, December 13, 199935ABeaver's project (4)Dave and Diane Epperson
Sunday, November 21, 19991DFort Peck, for onePatrick D. Berry
Wednesday, July 14, 199961DHydroelectric project (6)Nancy Salomon
Thursday, May 27, 199932DHorse's motherA. J. Santora
Friday, February 26, 199925DWater gateMartin Ashwood-Smith
Monday, December 28, 199857DHydroelectric project (6)Adam G. Perl
Wednesday, July 29, 199811AHydroelectric project (6)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, June 1, 199817ABeavers' project (4)Evie Eysenburg
Tuesday, October 14, 199755DBeaver's work (5)Robert Malinow
Sunday, May 11, 19973DWeir (2)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Sunday, February 16, 1997116DBroodmareM. Gaffney
Wednesday, February 12, 199728AHydroelectric project (6)M. E. Skolsky
Monday, September 2, 199632ABeavers' project (4)F. Piscop
Friday, July 12, 199610DStop upChuck Deodene
Friday, June 28, 199642AGlen Canyon___ (2)D. J. Kahn
Wednesday, April 17, 19963DBlock (2)F. Heaney
Monday, March 18, 199656DHoover, e.g. (4)S. L. Robbins
Friday, October 27, 199521ASee 1 DownMark Diehl
Sunday, September 24, 199576AEquine mother (2)Randolph Ross
Friday, September 15, 19954DBlock (2)Matt Gaffney
Friday, August 18, 199535DFlood controlManny Nosowsky
Sunday, January 8, 199588AHoover, e.g. (4)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Sunday, September 18, 19948DEquine mother (2)Merl Reagle
Thursday, May 19, 199411ALeave it to beaversRichard Silvestri
Tuesday, April 26, 199419AHoover, for oneDavid Ellis Dickerson
Thursday, March 17, 199430DSire's mateJim Page
Thursday, December 9, 199340AHoover, e.g. (4)Janie Lyons

4 results for DAM from Variety puzzles.

March 26, 2017panda27DBeaver's "Shucks!"Sam Ezersky
February 20, 2011diagramless70DBarrierPaula Gamache
September 29, 2002diagramless36AStop upFrank Longo
December 26, 1999diagramless8AHoover ___Frank Longo

140 results for DAM from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Tuesday, November 2, 199349AMare to foalJoy L. WoukTaub
Monday, February 8, 19931AHoover, e.g. (3)Jim PageMaleska
Sunday, February 7, 1993109DLamb's motherNancy Nicholson JolineMaleska
Wednesday, November 11, 199212DLamb ma'amNorman S. WizerMaleska
Monday, September 28, 199250DGrand Coulee, for oneJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Monday, September 14, 199251ACow or ewe, sometimesArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Friday, June 12, 199264DSomerset, in Vt.Wayne Hall-EastmanMaleska
Wednesday, March 11, 199252DWhat Sen. Norris gaveBetty JorgensenMaleska
Sunday, July 28, 199196DWeirRichard SilvestriMaleska
Saturday, June 8, 199146AHoover, for oneBernard MerenMaleska
Tuesday, April 2, 199135ABeaver's blockadeC. McInerneyMaleska
Sunday, May 27, 19905ABeaver's structureShirley SolowayMaleska
Saturday, September 23, 19896DNobelist in Medicine: 1943Nancy JolineMaleska
Tuesday, April 11, 198953AWeirPeter SwiftMaleska
Wednesday, October 5, 198817DOahe, e.g.Nancy JolineMaleska
Friday, September 30, 198838DBeaver's businessJeanne WilsonMaleska
Saturday, September 3, 19886DAswan or HooverErnst TheimerMaleska
Saturday, November 21, 198732DPower sourceEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thursday, November 12, 198728ARain check of a sortR. S. JonesMaleska
Monday, September 28, 198749AHoover, for oneKenneth WitteMaleska
Sunday, August 23, 198780DBarrierJim PageMaleska
Monday, June 8, 198710AHoover, for oneSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Friday, April 17, 198755AFlood-control projectKathryn RighterMaleska
Wednesday, January 21, 198730DWeirRhonda KrausMaleska
Friday, October 3, 198665AStop upLois SidwayMaleska
Sunday, August 17, 198627DBeaver creationAlfio MicciMaleska
Friday, March 28, 198642ABeaver specialtyJudson G. TrentMaleska
Thursday, March 6, 19861AFlaming Gorge, e.g.Bert RosenfieldMaleska
Tuesday, January 28, 198634DRain check of a sortJonesMaleska
Wednesday, March 13, 198556DHoover, e.g.Bernice GordonMaleska
Tuesday, February 26, 198537AOahe is oneJudith PerryMaleska
Wednesday, November 7, 198418DT.V.A. unitWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Saturday, October 6, 198426DHoover or NorrisJoe ClonickMaleska
Friday, December 30, 198322DRestrain a flowKathryn RighterMaleska
Wednesday, November 23, 198345AWeirWhittenMaleska
Tuesday, August 9, 198352DHungry Horse, e.g.Charles EnglerMaleska
Thursday, June 23, 198347AWeirAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Thursday, January 6, 198362DWeirWhittenMaleska
Saturday, October 30, 19821AFort Peck is oneEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Friday, July 23, 198240ABeaver constructionKathryn RighterMaleska
Tuesday, March 16, 198265DHungry Horse is oneMarie WestMaleska
Thursday, January 7, 198258DRain checkNorman S. WizerMaleska
Sunday, May 24, 198172AHoover, e.g.Louis BaronMaleska
Tuesday, January 27, 198139AHungry Horse or horse's motherChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Thursday, January 8, 198128AHoover, for exampleBernice GordonMaleska
Monday, November 3, 198055DHold backHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, June 24, 197936DRain check, at timesCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Monday, March 19, 197957DHungry Horse, e.g.Herb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, November 26, 197876AHoover or CougarEmanuel BergMaleska
Sunday, July 16, 197810DAswan, e.g.Maura B. JacobsonMaleska
Tuesday, July 11, 197828AOxbow, in IdahoHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Friday, June 23, 197819DProject of the Corps of EngineersHallie & Gerald ParsonsMaleska
Sunday, June 11, 197869ARain checkStanley GlassMaleska
Thursday, June 8, 197861DHungry Horse, for oneNorton RhoadesMaleska
Saturday, February 11, 197858DMaternal quadrupedWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Monday, September 12, 197730ABlock upHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, January 30, 197756AT.V.A. unitDorothea E. ShippWeng
Sunday, December 19, 197616DLake Mead sightAnne FoxWeng
Sunday, June 13, 197674DBarrierFrances HansenWeng
Thursday, February 12, 19765DBlock upEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Thursday, September 25, 197524ABeaver architecturePaul R. BarnesWeng
Sunday, April 6, 197590DJohnstown's weak spotAnne FoxWeng
Sunday, May 5, 197438AHoover or beaverLouis C. Mandes Jr.Weng
Sunday, March 10, 197434ABeaver or HooverA. J. SantoraWeng
Saturday, December 1, 197331AAnimal motherUnknownWeng
Friday, January 5, 197333DAnimal motherUnknownWeng
Monday, January 1, 197362AHoover, e.g.UnknownWeng
Friday, June 30, 197260DFlood-control aidUnknownWeng
Friday, December 10, 197136DObstructUnknownWeng
Saturday, December 4, 197158DHungry Horse, for oneUnknownWeng
Monday, October 11, 197113DT.V.A. featureUnknownWeng
Sunday, February 7, 1971115AGlen Canyon, e.g.Dan GirardiWeng
Tuesday, December 8, 197029DWeirUnknownWeng
Wednesday, August 12, 197056DEquine parentUnknownWeng
Thursday, June 25, 197021DStop upUnknownWeng
Wednesday, June 17, 197046DHooverUnknownWeng
Tuesday, June 2, 197039AFeature of Lake MeadUnknownWeng
Wednesday, January 7, 197060DHoover, for instance.UnknownWeng
Thursday, April 25, 196842ARoosevelt or Hoover.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, January 23, 19681AHungry Horse or Navajo.UnknownFarrar
Monday, September 18, 196741DNorris or Hoover.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sunday, August 20, 1967114DMare.Sidney LambertFarrar
Thursday, June 29, 196744AReservoir structure.Helen FasuloFarrar
Saturday, March 4, 196731ABoulder, for one.Manny MillerFarrar
Saturday, December 24, 196635ARestrain.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, September 6, 196653AEngineering project.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, August 13, 196643AAswan, for one.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, May 26, 196655DHigh Aswan, for example.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 27, 19658DShasta, for one.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 28, 196531DCoffer or beaver.Will WengFarrar
Saturday, June 5, 196539AHoover or Norris.UnknownFarrar
Friday, January 8, 196526ABarrier.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 15, 196448AHoover, for instance.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Thursday, August 6, 196430DHoover, for one.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, November 12, 196322DBeaver's specialty.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Tuesday, June 4, 196359DShasta, for one.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 11, 196298DBeaver job.Will C. WengFarrar
Sunday, October 21, 196216DAswan.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Saturday, October 20, 196234AObstruct.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 23, 196230AWeir.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Thursday, August 9, 196227AHoover, for one.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 6, 1962107DStop up.Sidney LambertFarrar
Thursday, February 15, 196239DHoover or Norris.Louise EarnestFarrar
Tuesday, December 5, 19617DWater project.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, November 18, 19611DHoover or Shasta.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, July 8, 196158DStructure at Gatun.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 11, 196027DGrand Coulee.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, March 5, 196021AShasta or Navaho.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, February 9, 196011DPart of a water-supply system.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, November 10, 195930DBoulder or Grand Coulee.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, October 22, 195933AEngineering project.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 11, 19599DHoover or Glen Canyon.Jay SheldonFarrar
Sunday, April 12, 195985DMare.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thursday, December 11, 195842AObstruct.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sunday, November 23, 19584DHoover, for example.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, October 12, 1958114DCousin of a bridge.Harold T. BersFarrar
Monday, September 30, 195720AEngineering project.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 6, 19571AEngineering project.Helen FasuloFarrar
Wednesday, February 6, 195738DEngineering project.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, December 16, 195614DMorris or Norris.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, July 8, 1956133DMcNary ___.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Monday, April 16, 19568DHuge Nile project.UnknownFarrar
Monday, January 30, 195662DRoosevelt or Hoover.Jo BodleFarrar
Tuesday, December 14, 195460DFontana or Folsom.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, June 20, 195475AHungry Horse, for instance.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sunday, April 4, 195417DNorris or Bonneville.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Friday, October 2, 195321DAny of the TVA chain.Harold T. BersFarrar
Saturday, August 29, 195349AGrand Coulee.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Saturday, June 27, 195356DRain check.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Friday, June 12, 195362DPart of T. V. A.A. LazareFarrar
Thursday, February 12, 195359DHoover or Shasta.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sunday, February 1, 195391DHoover, for instance.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, December 2, 195228AMontana's Hungry Horse.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, October 21, 195244DThe Hungry Horse, for instance.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, November 21, 195146AThe Hungry Horse, for instance.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 5, 195150AWilson or Norris.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, October 18, 195144AHoover or Coolidge, for instance.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 7, 1944110DMillpond.Louis ShieldsFarrar
Sunday, March 26, 1944140DSmashed installation on the Eder.Jonathan CrossFarrar
Sunday, October 17, 1943117ARuined installation at Dnepropetrovsk.Harriot T. CookeFarrar