Caddo Dam (Caddo Lake)

Field Descriptions

Dam Name: Caddo Dam
Other Name: CADDO LAKE
NID ID: LA00181
Longitude: -93.91833
Latitude: 32.70667
County: CADDO
River: CYPRESS BAYOU
State: LA
Nearest City: SHREVEPORT,LA(NOT AFFECTED)
Distance: 18.00 miles
Owner Name: CEMVK
Owner Type: Federal
Dam Designer: CEMVK
Private Dam? No
Dam Type: Earth
Core: Core (Position)
Foundation: S
Purposes: Flood Control
Year Completed: 1971
Dam Length: 3725 feet
Dam Height: 34 feet
Structural Height: 52 feet
Hydraulic Height: 34 feet
Maximum Discharge: 36000 cu ft/sec
Maximum Storage: 755000 acre-feet
Normal Storage: 129000 acre-feet
Surface Area: 26800 acres
Drainage Area: 2744 square miles
Hazard Potential: Significant
Emergency Action Plan? Yes
Inspection Date: 2008-07-08
Inspection Frequency: 5
State Regulated Dam? Yes
Spillway Type: Uncontrolled
Spillway Width: 2500 feet
Volume of Dam: 224589 cubic yards
Federal Funding Agency: CADDO LAKE
Federal Design Agency: Department of Defense;
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Federal Construction Agency: Department of Defense;
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Federal Regulatory Agency: Department of Defense;
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Federal Inspection Agency: CE
Federal Operating Agency: Department of Defense;
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Federal Owner (Agency): Department of Defense;
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Other Federal Agencies: Department of Defense;
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Source Agency: Department of Defense;
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers



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