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Loma, Montana
Fire Protection / Stock / Small Fish Pond
Privately owned
Built in 1959

Algol Dam is an earth dam built on the Dead Indian Coulee River and is located in Loma, Montana. It was built in 1959 for the purpose of fire protection / stock / small fish pond.

The dam is privately owned by Frank Nickol.

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Algol Dam
Loma, Montana, U.S.
Dam type
Earth
Dam type
Fire protection / Stock / Small fish pond
Purpose
Unknown
Foundation type
Unknown
Core type
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Frank Nickol
Owner
Private

Algol Dam is privately owned by Frank Nickol.

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1959
Completed
Dead Indian Coulee River
River built on
Algol Dam was built in 1959.
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Summary
Dam length 300 feet
Dam height 20 feet
Hydraulic height 20 feet
Max storage 68 acre feet
Normal storage 42 acre feet
300 feet
Dam length

Length of the dam is defined as the length along the top of the dam. This also includes the spillway, powerplant, navigation lock, fish pass, etc., where these form part of the length of the dam. If detached from the dam, these structures should not be included.

20 feet
Dam height

Height of the dam is defined as the vertical distance between the lowest point on the crest of the dam and the lowest point in the original streambed.

20 feet
Hydraulic height

Hydraulic height of the dam is defined as the vertical difference between the maximum design water level and the lowest point in the original streambed.

68 acre feet
Max storage

Maximum storage is defined as the total storage space in a reservoir below the maximum attainable water surface elevation, including any surcharge storage.

42 acre feet
Normal storage

Normal storage is defined as the total storage space in a reservoir below the normal retention level, including dead and inactive storage and excluding any flood control or surcharge storage. For normally dry flood control dams, the normal storage will be a zero value.

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Significant
Downstream potential hazard

Dams assigned the significant hazard potential classification are those dams where failure or mis-operation results in no probable loss of human life but can cause economic loss, environment damage, disruption of lifeline facilities, or impact other concerns. Significant hazard potential classification dams are often located in predominantly rural or agricultural areas but could be located in areas with population and significant infrastructure.

Not required
Emergency action plan

An emergency action plan is defined as a plan of action to be taken to reduce the potential for property damage and loss of life in an area affected by a dam failure or large flood.

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Distance to nearest town (miles) 49
Latitude 48
Longitude -111
NID ID (National ID) MT03514

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