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Blue Mesa Dam

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Structural Height502.0 ft
Hydraulic Height (Normal Operating Depth at Dam)33.4 ft
Spillway Crest Elevation7487.9 ft
Crest Elevation7528.0 ft
Crest Length785.0 ft
Volume of Dam Construction Materials3,080,000 cu. yards
Streambed at Dam Axis7186.0 ft
Top of Joint Use Pool (Elevation)7519.4 ft
Top of Active Conservation Pool (Elevation)7519.4 ft
Top of Inactive Conservation Pool (Elevation)7393.0 ft
Top of Dead Storage Pool (Elevation)7358.0 ft

Last updated: Feb 19, 2009