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Texas
Privately owned

Big Rock Ranch Lake Dam is a rockfill dam built on the Mill Creek River and is located in Texas. It was built .

The dam is privately owned by Brooke Bauer, Lane Bauer, . The dam used to be known as City of Plano North Lake Dam.

Location
Big Rock Ranch Lake Dam
Texas, U.S.
Dam type
Rockfill
Dam type
Other
Purpose
Unknown
Foundation type
Unknown
Core type
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Brooke Bauer, Lane Bauer,
Owner
Private

Big Rock Ranch Lake Dam is privately owned by Brooke Bauer, Lane Bauer, .

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None
Mill Creek River
River built on
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Summary
Dam length 940 feet
Dam height 20 feet
Max storage 220 acre feet
Surface area 27 acres
Drainage area 2 square miles
940 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.

220 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.

27 acres
Surface area

Surface area, in acres, of the impoundment at its normal retention level.

2 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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Not available
Downstream potential hazard

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.

7/11/2007
Most recent inspection date

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Former name City of Plano North Lake Dam
Latitude 32
Longitude -95
NID ID (National ID) TX07118
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