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Canyon Ferry Dam

Photo of Canyon Ferry Dam, Montana
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RegionFacilities in Great Plains | Great Plains Home Page
CountyLewis and Clark
ProjectCanyon Ferry Unit, Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program
Dam TypeConcrete Gravity
ReservoirCanyon Ferry Lake
WatercourseMissouri River
LocationOn the Missouri River 27 miles downstream from Townsend Montana.
Net Generation277,052,777 kWh
Original Construction1949-1954
National ID NumberMT00568

Last updated: Mar 29, 2013