Feedback
Share
Link
Link copied!
US National Dams
Mud River FRS NO 14A 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.

Mud River FRS NO 14A Dam Share
Link
Link copied!

Table of Contents
Overview Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
Jerico, Kentucky
Flood Control
Local government owned
Built in 1961

Mud River FRS NO 14A Dam is an earth dam built on the Mud River and is located in Jerico, Kentucky. It was built in 1961 for the purpose of flood control.

The dam is owned by the local government. It is also known as Cook Lake.

Location
Mud River FRS NO 14A Dam
Jerico, Kentucky, U.S.
Dam type
Earth
Dam type
Flood control
Purpose
Unknown
Foundation type
Unknown
Core type
Ownership Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
Todd County Soil Conservation District
Owner
Local government

Mud River FRS NO 14A Dam is owned by the local government.

Construction Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
1961
Completed
Usda/Usda NRCS
Dam designer
Mud River
River built on
Mud River FRS NO 14A Dam was built in 1961.
Metrics Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
Summary
Dam length 525 feet
Dam height 27 feet
Structural height 27 feet
Hydraulic height 27 feet
Max storage 99 acre feet
Normal storage 17 acre feet
Surface area 3 acres
Drainage area 1 square miles
525 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.

27 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.

27 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.

99 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.

17 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.

3 acres
Surface area

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

1 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
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.

1/10/2017
Most recent inspection date

Inspections are every 5 years.

About Share
Link
Link copied!
Also known as Cook Lake
Former name 0
Latitude 36
Longitude -87
NID ID (National ID) KY00348

Additional Dams

See all...
Vassaus #11 Dam
Dams: Vassaus #11 Dam 125.0 20.0 82.0
Crow #76 Dam
Dams: Crow #76 Dam 60.0 19.0 94.0
Highway 44 #4 Dam
Dams: Highway 44 #4 Dam 390.0 53.0 40.0 42.0
Glencannon Pond Dam
Dams: Glencannon Pond Dam 295.0 24.0 14.1
Simplot Effluent Irrigation Lagoon Dam
Dams: Simplot Effluent Irrigation Lagoon Dam 3800.0 38.5 210.0
Peabody Camp #11 Slurry IV Dam
Dams: Peabody Camp #11 Slurry IV Dam 15.0 40.0 355.2
Price Brothers Farm Lagoon No. 1 Dam
Dams: Price Brothers Farm Lagoon No. 1 Dam 700.0 60.0
Baker Lake Dam
Dams: Baker Lake Dam 18.0 66.0
Straitsville Reservoir Dam
Dams: Straitsville Reservoir Dam 360.0 25.0 528.0 25.0
Diversified Lane Pond Dam
Dams: Diversified Lane Pond Dam 8.3

More Dams

See all...
Putnamville Reservoir Dam
Dams: Putnamville Reservoir Dam 1400.0 37.0 8300.0
Wilber Lake Dam
Dams: Wilber Lake Dam 550.0 50.0 625.0
Echols Lake Dam
Dams: Echols Lake Dam 520.0 42.0 354.0
Jim Ned Creek WS SCS Site 17B1 Dam
Dams: Jim Ned Creek WS SCS Site 17B1 Dam 3025.0 31.0 1044.0
Chapman Ranch Lake Dam
Dams: Chapman Ranch Lake Dam 1050.0 20.0 380.0
Otter Dam
Dams: Otter Dam 440.0 160.0
Upper Turnbull Dam
Dams: Upper Turnbull Dam 850.0 11.80000019 148.5 2286.0
Ponca Dam
Dams: Ponca Dam 580.0
MS05170 Lake Dam
Dams: MS05170 Lake Dam 15.0 67.0
Oahe Dam
Dams: Oahe Dam 9300.0 300000.0 23600000.0

All of US National Dams

See all...

Similar Dams to Mud River FRS NO 14A Dam

See all...
Mud River FRS NO 5 Dam
Dams: Mud River FRS NO 5 Dam 450.0 32.0 2050.0
Mud River FRS NO 14A Dam
Dams: Mud River FRS NO 14A Dam 525.0 27.0 98.8
Mud River FRS NO 3 Dam
Dams: Mud River FRS NO 3 Dam 760.0 41.0 2925.0
Mud River FRS NO 27 Dam
Dams: Mud River FRS NO 27 Dam 370.0 43.0 1627.0
Mud River FRS NO 24 Dam
Dams: Mud River FRS NO 24 Dam 650.0 30.0 1327.9
Mud River FRS NO 14 Dam
Dams: Mud River FRS NO 14 Dam 680.0 51.0 2000.0
Mud River FRS NO 22 Dam
Dams: Mud River FRS NO 22 Dam 680.0 22.0 275.0
Mud River FRS NO 1 Dam
Dams: Mud River FRS NO 1 Dam 330.0 40.0 204.0
Mud River FRS NO 7 Dam
Dams: Mud River FRS NO 7 Dam 500.0 23.0 126.0
Mud River FRS NO 43 Dam
Dams: Mud River FRS NO 43 Dam 630.0 18.0 150.0