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Cedar City, Utah
Flood Control
Local government owned
Built in 1958

Cedar City - Greens Lake No. 2 Dam is an earth dam built on the Unnamed River and is located in Cedar City, Utah. It was built in 1958 and modified in 1986 for the purpose of flood control.

The dam is owned by the local government.

Location
Cedar City - Greens Lake No. 2 Dam
Cedar City, Utah, U.S.
Dam type
Earth
Dam type
Flood control
Purpose
Unknown
Foundation type
Unknown
Core type
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Cedar City Corporation
Owner
Local government

Cedar City - Greens Lake No. 2 Dam is owned by the local government.

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1958
Completed
1986
Modified
USDA NRCS
Dam designer
Unnamed River
River built on
Cedar City - Greens Lake No. 2 Dam was built in 1958 and modified in 1986.
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Summary
Dam length 1,220 feet
Structural height 44 feet
Hydraulic height 40 feet
Max storage 61 acre feet
Normal storage 28 acre feet
Drainage area 1 square miles
1,220 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.

44 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.

40 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.

61 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.

28 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.

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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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.

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.

6/3/2015
Most recent inspection date

Inspections are every 3 years.

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Former name 0
Latitude 37
Longitude -113
NID ID (National ID) UT00412

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