Accession Number:

ADA156022

Title:

National Program for Inspection of Non-Federal Dams. Knapp Brook Site Number 1 (VT 00076), Connecticut River Basin, Cavendish, Vermont. Phase I Inspection Report.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

CORPS OF ENGINEERS WALTHAM MA NEW ENGLAND DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

99.0

Abstract:

The dam is an earth embankment dam with a clay core. It is about 400 ft. long and 21 ft. high. The dam is small in size with a significant hazard potential. The dam is judged to be in good condition. There were a few significant findings which should be corrected. Among remedial measures are Remove brush and beaver dams from the emergency spillway Round the clock monitoring should be provided during periods of unusually heavy rain. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE