Accession Number:

ADA063034

Title:

National Dam Inspection Program. Birch Run Reservoir Dam (NDS ID Number 329), Potomac River Basin, Conococheague Creek, Adams County, Pennsylvania. Phase I Inspection Report.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

BERGER ASSOCIATES INC HARRISBURG PA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

53.0

Abstract:

The Dam Inspection Act, Public Law 92-237 Appendix III authorized the Secretary of the Army, through the Corps of Engineers, to initiate a program of safety inspections of dams throughout the United States. Phase I Inspection and Report is limited to a review of available data, a visual inspection of the dam site and the basic calculations to determine the hydraulic adequacy of the spillway. The purpose is to determine if the dam constitutes a hazard to human life and property.

Subject Categories:

  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE