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County Fairgrounds, Iowa
Fire Protection / Stock / Small Fish Pond
Privately owned
Built in 1958

Grell Pond Dam is an earth dam built on the Tr-Maple River and is located in County Fairgrounds, Iowa. It was built in 1958 for the purpose of fire protection / stock / small fish pond.

The dam is privately owned by Fred C. Grell.

Location
Grell Pond Dam
County Fairgrounds, Iowa, U.S.
Dam type
Earth
Dam type
Fire protection / Stock / Small fish pond
Purpose
Unknown
Foundation type
Unknown
Core type
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Fred C. Grell
Owner
Private

Grell Pond Dam is privately owned by Fred C. Grell.

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1958
Completed
USDA NRCS
Dam designer
Tr-Maple River
River built on
Grell Pond Dam was built in 1958.
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Summary
Dam length 387 feet
Dam height 26 feet
Max storage 109 acre feet
Normal storage 39 acre feet
Surface area 6 acres
Drainage area 1 square miles
387 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.

26 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.

109 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.

39 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.

6 acres
Surface area

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

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.

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.

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Latitude 42
Longitude -95
NID ID (National ID) IA00514

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