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Cambridge, Vermont
Privately owned
Built in 2001

Edwards Snowmaking Dam is an earth dam built on the Brewster River-Tr and is located in Cambridge, Vermont. It was built in 2001 for the purpose of recreation.

The dam is privately owned by Smugglers Notch MGT. Co., LTD. It is also known as Bootleggers Basin.

Edwards Snowmaking Dam
Cambridge, Vermont, U.S.
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Smugglers Notch MGT. Co., LTD.

Edwards Snowmaking Dam is privately owned by Smugglers Notch MGT. Co., LTD..

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Morris Root
Dam designer
Brewster River-Tr
River built on
Edwards Snowmaking Dam was built in 2001.
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Dam length 1,235 feet
Dam height 37 feet
Max storage 75 acre feet
Surface area 4 acres
Drainage area 0 square miles
1,235 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.

37 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.

75 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.

4 acres
Surface area

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

0 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 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.

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

Inspections are every 3 years.

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Also known as Bootleggers Basin
Latitude 44
Longitude -72
NID ID (National ID) VT00364

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