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Dunn Ferry Community, Louisiana
Recreation
Privately owned
Built in 1954

Camp Edge Wood Dam is an earth dam built on the Tr-Beckwith Creek River and is located in Dunn Ferry Community, Louisiana. It was built in 1954 for the purpose of recreation.

The dam is privately owned by Boy Scouts of America. The dam used to be known as LA NO Name 82.

Location
Camp Edge Wood Dam
Dunn Ferry Community, Louisiana, U.S.
Dam type
Earth
Dam type
Recreation
Purpose
Unknown
Foundation type
Unknown
Core type
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Boy Scouts of America
Owner
Private

Camp Edge Wood Dam is privately owned by Boy Scouts of America.

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1954
Completed
Boy Scouts of America
Dam designer
Tr-Beckwith Creek River
River built on
Camp Edge Wood Dam was built in 1954.
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Summary
Dam length 1,200 feet
Dam height 10 feet
Structural height 10 feet
Hydraulic height 8 feet
Max discharge 280 cubic feet per second
Max storage 143 acre feet
Normal storage 91 acre feet
Surface area 16 acres
1,200 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.

10 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.

10 feet
Structural height

Structural height of the dam is defined as the vertical distance from the lowest point of the excavated foundation to the top of the dam. Top of dam refers to the parapet wall and not the crest.

8 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.

280 cubic feet per second
Max discharge

Number of cubic feet per second the spillway is capable of discharging when the reservoir is at its maximum designed water surface elevation.

143 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.

91 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.

16 acres
Surface area

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

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Low
Downstream potential hazard

Dams assigned the low hazard potential classification are those where failure or misoperation results in no probable loss of human life and low economic and/or environ-mental losses. Losses are principally limited to the owner’s property.

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.

5/11/2011
Most recent inspection date

Inspections are every 5 years.

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Former name LA NO Name 82
Distance to nearest town (miles) 6
Latitude 30
Longitude -93
NID ID (National ID) LA00249

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