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Yellowtail Dam

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RegionFacilities in Great Plains | Great Plains Home Page
CountyBig Horn
ProjectYellowtail Unit, Pick-Sloan Missouri River Basin Program
Dam TypeConcrete thin arch
ReservoirBighorn River
WatercourseBighorn River
LocationOn Bighorn River, near Fort Smith, Montana in Big Horn County in South-Central Montana, 43 miles southwest of Hardin Montana.
Net Generation510,564,280 kWh
Original Construction1963-1966
National ID NumberMT00576

Last updated: Apr 02, 2013