Accession Number:

ADA109797

Title:

National Dam Safety Program. Little Choconut Watershed Site 2C Dam (Inventory Number N.Y. 722), Susquehanna River Basin, Broome County, New York. Phase I Inspection Report,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

METCALF AND EDDY OF NEW YORK INC NY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-09-14

Pagination or Media Count:

102.0

Abstract:

The Little Choconut Watershed Site 2C Dam is located off New Ireland Road in the Town of Maine. The dam is a floodwater retarding structure. Visual inspection of this dam revealed the following deficiencies The 3-foot high crown vetch cover on all features of the dam and auxiliary spillway hindered a more thorough visual inspection Erosion of the vegetative cover due to vehicular traffic on the top and upstream slope of the dam and in the channel and side slopes of the auxiliary spillway A section of galvanized planking missing from the top of the inlet riser Minor rust on the gate stem on the low-level outlet A vandalized animal guard on the west outlet of the internal drainage system and Wet areas along the toe of the west side slope of the auxiliary spillways.

Subject Categories:

  • Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE