Phase 1 Inspection Report: National Dam Safety Program. Mississippi - Kaskaskia - St. Louis Basin. Little Indian Creek Dam, Washington County, Missouri

Publication Year:
1980
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Repository URL:
http://scholarsmine.mst.edu/dam-reports/7
Author(s):
Woodward-Clyde Consultants, Chicago, Illinois
Publisher(s):
United States. Army. Corps of Engineers. St. Louis District
Tags:
Civil and Environmental Engineering
report description
This report presents the results of field inspection and evaluation of the Little Indian Creek Dam (MO 30718).It was prepared under the National Program of Inspection of Non-Federal Dams.This dam has been classified as unsafe, non-emergency by the St. Louis District as a result of the application of the following criteria:a. This dam retains less than 50 percent of the Probable Maximum Flood without overtopping the embankment.b. Overtopping of the embankment could result in failure of the dam.c. Dam failure significantly increases the hazard to loss of life downstream.