Feedback
Share
Link
Link copied!
US National Dams
Little Walnut Creek Conservancy District Structure #4 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.

Little Walnut Creek Conservancy District Structure #4 Dam Share
Link
Link copied!

Table of Contents
Overview Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
Reelsville, Indiana
Flood Control
Local government owned
Built in 1976

Little Walnut Creek Conservancy District Structure #4 Dam is an earth dam built on the Owl Creek River and is located in Reelsville, Indiana. It was built in 1976 for the purpose of flood control.

The dam is owned by the local government. It is also known as Glenn Flint Lake Dam. The dam used to be known as Glenn Flint Lake Dam.

Location
Little Walnut Creek Conservancy District Structure #4 Dam
Reelsville, Indiana, U.S.
Dam type
Earth
Dam type
Flood control
Purpose
Unknown
Foundation type
Unknown
Core type
Ownership Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
Little Walnut Creek Conservancy District
Owner
Local government

Little Walnut Creek Conservancy District Structure #4 Dam is owned by the local government.

Construction Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
1976
Completed
USDA NRCS
Dam designer
Owl Creek River
River built on
Little Walnut Creek Conservancy District Structure #4 Dam was built in 1976.
Metrics Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
Summary
Dam length 1,230 feet
Dam height 66 feet
Structural height 66 feet
Hydraulic height 66 feet
Max discharge 29,450 cubic feet per second
Max storage 15,844 acre feet
Normal storage 5,900 acre feet
Surface area 301 acres
Drainage area 15 square miles
1,230 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.

66 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.

66 feet
Structural height

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.

66 feet
Hydraulic height

Hydraulic height of the dam is defined as the vertical difference between the maximum design water level and the lowest point in the original streambed.

29,450 cubic feet per second
Max discharge

Number of cubic feet per second the spillway is capable of discharging when the reservoir is at its maximum designed water surface elevation.

15,844 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.

5,900 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.

301 acres
Surface area

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

15 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.

5/2/2016
Most recent inspection date

Inspections are every 2 years.

About Share
Link
Link copied!
Also known as Glenn Flint Lake Dam
Former name Glenn Flint Lake Dam
Latitude 39
Longitude -86
NID ID (National ID) IN00497

Other Dams

See all...
G206 Control Structure Dam
Dams: G206 Control Structure Dam 100.0 12.0 50.0 132000.0
Paulson Dam
Dams: Paulson Dam 824.0 19.0 864.0 124.0
Yorkville Dam
Dams: Yorkville Dam 530.0 12.0 750.0
Horsley Draw Stock Dam
Dams: Horsley Draw Stock Dam 300.0 23.0 341.0
Bear Creek Watershed Dam D- 1
Dams: Bear Creek Watershed Dam D- 1 800.0 29.0 720.0 840.0
Carpi Lake Dam
Dams: Carpi Lake Dam 300.0 12.1 205.0
Ksnoname 4227 Dam
Dams: Ksnoname 4227 Dam 380.0 26.0 17.0
Duvall #1 Dam
Dams: Duvall #1 Dam 950.0 29.0 1380.0 177.0
Goodmark Foods Dam
Dams: Goodmark Foods Dam 280.0 27.0
Olmstedville Pond Dam
Dams: Olmstedville Pond Dam 150.0 10.0 500.0 35.0

Other Dams

See all...
Ksnoname 1104 Dam
Dams: Ksnoname 1104 Dam 625.0 25.2 55.0
Northpark Center Retention Dam
Dams: Northpark Center Retention Dam 180.0 9.3 3228.0 64.7
Kozisek Lake Dam
Dams: Kozisek Lake Dam 1000.0 27.6 380.0
Chambers Creek WS SCS Site 116 Dam
Dams: Chambers Creek WS SCS Site 116 Dam 1505.0 27.0 1576.0
Empire Mine Tailings Basin Dam
Dams: Empire Mine Tailings Basin Dam 27800.0 163.0 80.0 117000.0
J-1 Dam
Dams: J-1 Dam 2078.0 43.8 7254.0
Clark Lake Dam
Dams: Clark Lake Dam 280.0 20.0 120.0 65.0
Plum Creek FRS 18 Dam
Dams: Plum Creek FRS 18 Dam 460.0 40.0 464.0
Fairbanks Dam
Dams: Fairbanks Dam 194.0 36.0 0.0 0.0
Singletary Lake Dam NO 2
Dams: Singletary Lake Dam NO 2 465.0 19.0 165.0

All of US National Dams

See all...

Similar Dams to Little Walnut Creek Conservancy District Structure #4 Dam

See all...
Little Walnut Creek Conservancy District - Structure 5 Dam
Dams: Little Walnut Creek Conservancy District - Structure 5 Dam 1055.0 55.0 18546.0 5223.0
Little Raccoon Dam No.8 - Waveland Lake Dam
Dams: Little Raccoon Dam No.8 - Waveland Lake Dam 2930.0 51.0 18700.0 8200.0
Wildwood Conservancy District Dam
Dams: Wildwood Conservancy District Dam 680.0 29.5 11547.0 458.0
Little Walnut Creek Conservancy District - Structure 3 Dam
Dams: Little Walnut Creek Conservancy District - Structure 3 Dam 1500.0 34.0 4550.0 820.0
Little Walnut Creek Conservancy District Structure #4 Dam
Dams: Little Walnut Creek Conservancy District Structure #4 Dam 1230.0 66.0 29450.0 15844.0
Wolf Creek Water Conservancy District Dam
Dams: Wolf Creek Water Conservancy District Dam 1380.0 12.0
North Lake Conservancy District Dam
Dams: North Lake Conservancy District Dam 350.0 42.0 4152.0 366.0
Mill Creek Structure 3 Dam
Dams: Mill Creek Structure 3 Dam 1030.0 38.0 25654.0 5927.0
White Lake Conservancy District Dam
Dams: White Lake Conservancy District Dam 450.0 55.0 208.0 300.0
Mill Creek Structure 9 Dam
Dams: Mill Creek Structure 9 Dam 760.0 46.0 6206.0 4483.0