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Buffalo Bill Dam

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Overview General Dimensions Hydraulics & Hydrology Contact Information
Structural Height350.00 ft
Hydraulic Height (Normal Operating Depth at Dam)265.00 ft
Spillway Crest Elevation5,295.00 ft
Crest Elevation5,395.00 ft
Crest Length200.00 ft
Crest Width10.00 ft
Base Width108.00 ft
Volume of Dam Construction Materials87,515.00 cu yd (does not include spillway structure)
Top of Active Conservation Pool (Elevation)5,393.50 ft
Top of Inactive Conservation Pool (Elevation)5,259.60 ft
Top of Dead Storage Pool (Elevation)5,158.00 ft

Last updated: May 12, 2016