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Parks Road Community, Georgia
Recreation
Privately owned
Built in 1963

Jones Lake Dam is an earth dam built on the Unknown River and is located in Parks Road Community, Georgia. It was built in 1963 for the purpose of recreation.

The dam is privately owned by Jones, Evelyn C.

Location
Jones Lake Dam
Parks Road Community, Georgia, U.S.
Dam type
Earth
Dam type
Recreation
Purpose
Unknown
Foundation type
Unknown
Core type
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Jones, Evelyn C.
Owner
Private

Jones Lake Dam is privately owned by Jones, Evelyn C..

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1963
Completed
Unknown
Dam designer
Unknown River
River built on
Jones Lake Dam was built in 1963.
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Summary
Dam length 600 feet
Dam height 27 feet
Max storage 185 acre feet
Normal storage 115 acre feet
Surface area 13 acres
Drainage area 65 square miles
600 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.

27 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.

185 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.

115 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.

13 acres
Surface area

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

65 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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Low
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.

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Latitude 33
Longitude -84
NID ID (National ID) GA02567

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