Feedback
Share
Link
Link copied!
US National Dams
Lake Susquehanna Dam
Find a dam
Explore
Search
US National Dams
More
About US National Dams
Copyright © 2022 nationaldams.com and US National Dams. All Rights Reserved.

All content on this website ("the Site") is the property of US National Dams. The collection and assembly of content on this Site are the exclusive property of US National Dams and are protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws.

Lake Susquehanna Dam Share
Link
Link copied!

Table of Contents
Overview Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
Pennsylvania
Recreation
Privately owned
Built in 1973

Lake Susquehanna Dam is an earth dam built on the Little Sugarloaf Creek River and is located in Pennsylvania. It was built in 1973 for the purpose of recreation.

The dam is privately owned by Eagle Rock Community Association.

Location
Lake Susquehanna Dam
Pennsylvania, U.S.
Dam type
Earth
Dam type
Recreation
Purpose
Unknown
Foundation type
Unknown
Core type
Ownership Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
Eagle Rock Community Association
Owner
Private

Lake Susquehanna Dam is privately owned by Eagle Rock Community Association.

Construction Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
1973
Completed
Little Sugarloaf Creek River
River built on
Lake Susquehanna Dam was built in 1973.
Metrics Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
Summary
Dam length 1,800 feet
Dam height 51 feet
Max storage 895 acre feet
Normal storage 614 acre feet
Surface area 44 acres
Drainage area 2 square miles
1,800 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.

51 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.

895 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.

614 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.

44 acres
Surface area

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

2 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.

Safety Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
High
Downstream potential hazard

Dams assigned the high hazard potential classification are those where failure or mis-operation will probably cause loss of human life.

Has emergency action plan
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.

10/5/2017
Most recent inspection date

Inspections are every 1 ear.

About Share
Link
Link copied!
Latitude 40
Longitude -76
NID ID (National ID) PA00818

More Dams

See all...
Ada Rose, Lake Dam
Dams: Ada Rose, Lake Dam 590.0 50.0 0.0 0.0
Walker Mill Dam
Dams: Walker Mill Dam 400.0 130.0
Middle Fork Obion #5 Dam
Dams: Middle Fork Obion #5 Dam 1170.0 8695.0
Tallgrass Wildlife Refuge Dam
Dams: Tallgrass Wildlife Refuge Dam 215.0 20.7 196.0
MN River Pool 7 Dikes 1 & 2 Dam
Dams: MN River Pool 7 Dikes 1 & 2 Dam 8.0
Rackley Dorothy Dam
Dams: Rackley Dorothy Dam 25.0 50.0
Lake Site No.3 Dam
Dams: Lake Site No.3 Dam 300.0 29.0 1300.0
FRD NO F-10 Dam
Dams: FRD NO F-10 Dam 1620.0 31.0 646.68
Davis (Richland) Dam
Dams: Davis (Richland) Dam 250.0 25.0 63.0
Slatersville Reservoir Middle Dam
Dams: Slatersville Reservoir Middle Dam 310.0 26.0 7500.0 1330.0

Additional Dams

See all...
Scs-Mill Creek Site-11 Dam
Dams: Scs-Mill Creek Site-11 Dam 800.0 22.0 1540.0 304.0
Robert Lee Old City Lake Dam
Dams: Robert Lee Old City Lake Dam 1000.0 22.0 285.0
Lewis Lawson Dam No.2
Dams: Lewis Lawson Dam No.2 900.0 28.0 165.0 192.0
Young's Reservoir NO 1 Dam
Dams: Young's Reservoir NO 1 Dam 600.0 19.0 1677.0 242.0
Lake Kah-Tan-Da Dam
Dams: Lake Kah-Tan-Da Dam 850.0 56.0 3000.0 950.0
San Vicente Dam
Dams: San Vicente Dam 1425.0 338.0 0.0 0.0
G206 Control Structure Dam
Dams: G206 Control Structure Dam 100.0 12.0 50.0 132000.0
Pogue Lake Dam
Dams: Pogue Lake Dam 18.0 125.0
Ksnoname 2907 Dam
Dams: Ksnoname 2907 Dam 900.0 34.0 56.0
Lakewood Shores Dam
Dams: Lakewood Shores Dam 600.0 27.0 176.2

All of US National Dams

See all...

Similar Dams to Lake Susquehanna Dam

See all...
Beaver Lake Dam
Dams: Beaver Lake Dam 68.0 8.0 100.0 100.0
Lake Susquehanna Dam
Dams: Lake Susquehanna Dam 1800.0 51.0 895.0
Otsego Lake Dam
Dams: Otsego Lake Dam 70.0 11.0 345320.0
Lake Heron Dam
Dams: Lake Heron Dam 310.0 25.0 133.0
Colliersville Dam
Dams: Colliersville Dam 324.0 35.0 11600.0 7800.0
White Birch Lake Dam
Dams: White Birch Lake Dam 380.0 21.0 200.0 270.0
Lake Susquehanna Dam
Dams: Lake Susquehanna Dam 420.0 19.0 724.0 295.0
Susquehanna Woods Lower Dam
Dams: Susquehanna Woods Lower Dam 500.0 14.0 20.0
Hawkins Pond Dam
Dams: Hawkins Pond Dam 300.0 17.0 837.0 180.0
Curwensville Dam
Dams: Curwensville Dam 2850.0 131.0 164000.0 209000.0