Long Branch Reservoir Dam is an earth dam built on the Long Branch River and is located in Locust Grove, Georgia. It was built for the purpose of water supply.
The dam is owned by the local government.
Long Branch Reservoir Dam is owned by the local government.
|Dam height||82 feet|
|Max storage||10,275 acre feet|
|Normal storage||5,560 acre feet|
|Surface area||135 acres|
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.
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.
Surface area, in acres, of the impoundment at its normal retention level.
Dams assigned the high hazard potential classification are those where failure or mis-operation will probably cause loss of human life.
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 1 ear.
|NID ID (National ID)||GA05478|