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Hoover Dam

Hoover Dam
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RegionFacilities in Lower Colorado | Lower Colorado Home Page
StateNevada and Arizona
CountyClark (NV), Mohave (AZ)
ProjectBoulder Canyon
Dam TypeConcrete thick arch
ReservoirLake Mead
WatercourseColorado River
Location 35 miles southeast of Las Vegas, Nevada
Net Generation3,254,593,045 kWh
Original Construction1931-1936
National ID NumberNV10122

Last updated: Jan 04, 2012