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El Vado Dam

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Structural Height229.5 ft
Hydraulic Height (Normal Operating Depth at Dam)167.1 ft
Crest Elevation6914.5 ft
Crest Length1326 ft
Volume of Dam Construction Materials608,000 cu. yards
Top of Active Conservation Pool (Elevation)6902.0 ft
Top of Dead Storage Pool (Elevation)6775 ft

Last updated: Feb 20, 2009