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Platoro Dam

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Structural Height165.0 ft
Hydraulic Height (Normal Operating Depth at Dam)139.0 ft
Spillway Crest Elevation10034.0 ft
Crest Elevation10048.0 ft
Crest Length1,475 ft
Streambed at Dam Axis9903.0 ft
Top of Joint Use Pool (Elevation)10027.5 ft
Top of Active Conservation Pool (Elevation)10034.0 ft
Top of Dead Storage Pool (Elevation)9911.4 ft

Last updated: Mar 26, 2009