Muddy Creek Watershed Structure 26 Dam is an earth dam built on the TR- Muddy CR; Brusher CR River and is located in Walnut, Mississippi. It was built in 1969 for the purpose of flood control.
The dam is owned by the local government. It is also known as Muddy Creek Dam 26.
Muddy Creek Watershed Structure 26 Dam is owned by the local government.
|Dam height||29 feet|
|Max storage||787 acre feet|
|Drainage area||2 square miles|
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.
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.
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 ownerâs property.
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.
|Also known as||Muddy Creek Dam 26|
|NID ID (National ID)||MS00616|