Nacimiento Dam (Lake Nacimiento)

Field Descriptions

Dam Name: Nacimiento
NID ID: CA00812
Longitude: -120.883
Latitude: 35.758
Map Section: S.15,T.25S,R.10,MD
County: SAN LUIS OBISPO
River: NACIMIENTO RIVER
State: CA
Nearest City: Bradley
Distance: 14.00 miles
Owner Name: MONTEREY COUNTY WATER RESOURCES AGENCY
Owner Type: Local Government
Private Dam? No
Dam Type: Earth
Core: Known (Certainty)
Foundation: SK
Purposes: Hydroelectric
Year Completed: 1956
Year Modified/Mod Type: 2009
Dam Length: 1630 feet
Dam Height: 210 feet
Structural Height: 255 feet
Hydraulic Height: 185 feet
Maximum Discharge: 102400 cu ft/sec
Maximum Storage: 470000 acre-feet
Normal Storage: 377900 acre-feet
Surface Area: 5400 acres
Drainage Area: 330 square miles
Hazard Potential: High
Emergency Action Plan? Yes
Inspection Date: 2012-09-14
Inspection Frequency: 1
State Regulated Dam? Yes
State Regulating Agency: Division of Safety of Dams
Spillway Type: Controlled
Spillway Width: 150 feet
Outlet Gates: O2;
Volume of Dam: 3450000 cubic yards
Federal Regulatory Agency:
Federal Inspection Agency:
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