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Lake Placid, New York
Privately owned

Chubb River Dam is an earth dam built on the Chubb River and is located in Lake Placid, New York. It was built for the purpose of recreation.

The dam is privately owned by Serge Lussi.

Chubb River Dam
Lake Placid, New York, U.S.
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Serge Lussi

Chubb River Dam is privately owned by Serge Lussi.

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Dam length 235 feet
Dam height 20 feet
Max storage 67 acre feet
Normal storage 33 acre feet
Surface area 10 acres
235 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.

67 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.

33 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.

10 acres
Surface area

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

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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.

Most recent inspection date

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Latitude 44
Longitude -74
NID ID (National ID) NY01436

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