W. M. Hughs Lake Dam is an earth dam built on the TR- Cooks Creek River and is located in Maybank, Mississippi. It was built in 1971 for the purpose of recreation.
The dam is privately owned by W. M. Hughes.
W. M. Hughs Lake Dam is privately owned by W. M. Hughes.
|Dam height||14 feet|
|Max storage||105 acre feet|
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.
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.
|NID ID (National ID)||MS00554|