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Flaming Gorge Dam

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Structural Height502 ft
Hydraulic Height (Normal Operating Depth at Dam)453 ft
Crest Elevation6047 ft
Crest Length1285 ft
Crest Width27 ft
Base Width131 ft
Volume of Dam Construction Materials986,000 cu. yd
Streambed at Dam Axis5592.0 ft
Top of Active Conservation Pool (Elevation)6040.0 ft
Top of Inactive Conservation Pool (Elevation)5871.0 ft
Top of Dead Storage Pool (Elevation)5740.0 ft

Last updated: Feb 20, 2009