Huntersville TWP 14 Dam is an earth dam built on the Crow Wing River-Tr and is located in Nimrod, Minnesota. It was built in 1968 for the purpose of debris control.
The dam is owned by the local government.
Huntersville TWP 14 Dam is owned by the local government.
|Dam height||8 feet|
|Structural height||8 feet|
|Max discharge||125 cubic feet per second|
|Max storage||1,218 acre feet|
|Normal storage||79 acre feet|
|Drainage area||0 square miles|
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.
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.
Number of cubic feet per second the spillway is capable of discharging when the reservoir is at its maximum designed water surface elevation.
Maximum storage is defined as the total storage space in a reservoir below the maximum attainable water surface elevation, including any surcharge 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.
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.
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 ownerâs property.
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.
Inspections are every 8 years.
|Distance to nearest town (miles)||10|
|NID ID (National ID)||MN00829|