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Flood Control
Local government owned
Built in 1998

Basin 1 Dam is an earth dam built on the Mill Creek River and is located in Pennsylvania. It was built in 1998 for the purpose of flood control.

The dam is owned by the local government.

Basin 1 Dam
Pennsylvania, U.S.
Dam type
Dam type
Flood control
Foundation type
Core type
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Yoe Borough
Local government

Basin 1 Dam is owned by the local government.

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Mill Creek River
River built on
Basin 1 Dam was built in 1998.
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Dam length 215 feet
Dam height 13 feet
Max storage 19 acre feet
Drainage area 1 square miles
215 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.

13 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.

19 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.

1 square miles
Drainage area

Drainage area of the dam, in square miles, which is defined as the area that drains to a particular point (in this case, the dam) on a river or stream.

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Downstream potential hazard

Dams assigned the high hazard potential classification are those where failure or mis-operation will probably cause loss of human life.

Has emergency action plan
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.

Most recent inspection date

Inspections are every 1 ear.

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Latitude 39
Longitude -76
NID ID (National ID) PA01684

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