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Morning Star, Mississippi
Recreation
Privately owned
Built in 1964

Prassell Lake Number 2 Dam is an earth dam built on the TR- Fourteen Mile Creek River and is located in Morning Star, Mississippi. It was built in 1964 for the purpose of recreation.

The dam is privately owned by Richard C. Prassel. The dam used to be known as Prassell Lake.

Location
Prassell Lake Number 2 Dam
Morning Star, Mississippi, U.S.
Dam type
Earth
Dam type
Recreation
Purpose
Unknown
Foundation type
Unknown
Core type
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Richard C. Prassel
Owner
Private

Prassell Lake Number 2 Dam is privately owned by Richard C. Prassel.

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1964
Completed
USDA NRCS
Dam designer
TR- Fourteen Mile Creek River
River built on
Prassell Lake Number 2 Dam was built in 1964.
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Summary
Dam height 24 feet
Max storage 390 acre feet
24 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.

390 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.

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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.

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Former name Prassell Lake
Latitude 32
Longitude -90
NID ID (National ID) MS01760
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