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Fall City Nebraska, Kansas
Local government owned
Built in 1993

Pony Creek Lake Dam is an earth dam built on the Pony Creek River and is located in Fall City Nebraska, Kansas. It was built in 1993 .

The dam is owned by the local government. It is also known as Pony Creek Site 3.

Location
Pony Creek Lake Dam
Fall City Nebraska, Kansas, U.S.
Dam type
Earth
Dam type
Other
Purpose
Unknown
Foundation type
Unknown
Core type
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Sabetha, City of
Owner
Local government

Pony Creek Lake Dam is owned by the local government.

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1993
Completed
Larkin Assoc. Cons. Eng.
Dam designer
Pony Creek River
River built on
Pony Creek Lake Dam was built in 1993.
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Summary
Dam length 2,200 feet
Dam height 66 feet
Max storage 6,023 acre feet
Normal storage 2,630 acre feet
Surface area 171 acres
Drainage area 7 square miles
2,200 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.

6,023 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.

2,630 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.

171 acres
Surface area

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

7 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.

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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.

4/7/2016
Most recent inspection date

Inspections are every 3 years.

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Also known as Pony Creek Site 3
Distance to nearest town (miles) 20
Latitude 39
Longitude -95
NID ID (National ID) KS07569

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