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A dam is a barrier across flowing water that obstructs, directs or retards the flow, often creating a reservoir, lake or impoundment.
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Water DamsMcArthur Lake Dam - McArthur, ID

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McArthur Lake Wildlife Management Area was established in 1942 to protect and enhance waterfowl habitat. It is between Sandpoint and Bonners Ferry on Highway 95 in Bonner and Boundary Counties.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Idaho

date approved: 7/21/2014

last visited: never

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Water DamsRifle Gap Dam - Garfield County, Colorado, USA

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The Rifle Gap Dam is part of a reservoir system to provide water for irrigation with the benefit of recreation facilities.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Colorado

date approved: 7/21/2014

last visited: never

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Water DamsWaterton Reservoir Dam - Pincher Creek, AB

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This is one of several irrigation reservoirs along the rivers of southern Alberta. The nearest town of any size is Pincher Creek, while the nearest small town is Glenwood, about 15 km. east on 505.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 7/9/2014

last visited: never

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Water DamsMuldewehr Dessau - ST - Germany

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Willkommen in der Bauhausstadt Dessau

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team-Red-Wolf

location: Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany

date approved: 7/3/2014

last visited: never

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Water DamsThe water dam of Krimov - Chomutov, Ustecky kraj/ Czech Republic

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This is the water dam of Krimov

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kishin

location: Ustecky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 5/31/2014

last visited: never

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Water DamsAlbeni Falls Dam - Oldtown ID

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The primary purpose of the Albeni Falls Dam was to ameliorate flooding on the Pend Oreille River and the Columbia River Valley. Built by the US Army Corps of Engineers from 1951 to 1955, power generation was just a happy side benefit.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Idaho

date approved: 5/26/2014

last visited: never

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Water DamsHungry Horse Dam - Hungry Horse, MT

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Hungry Horse is a tall dam - 11th tallest in the world at 564 feet. It is a concrete arch dam 2,115 feet long containing 3,086,200 yards of concrete. The powerhouse contains four 107 Megawatt generators, their combined output 428 MW.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 5/22/2014

last visited: never

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Water DamsKerr Dam - Polson, MT

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Put into operation in 1938, the Kerr dam is a concrete arch dam 541 feet long and 205 feet high. The power house is 1700 feet away, with its water supply arriving through three penstocks running through solid rock.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 5/22/2014

last visited: never

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Water DamsNoxon Rapids Dam - Noxon, MT

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Downriver on the Clark Fork River 33 miles from the Thompson Falls Hydro Project, the $85 million Noxon Dam and Powerhouse were built in the years 1956 to 1959. It is also 22 miles upstream from the Cabinet Gorge Hydro Project in Idaho.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 5/22/2014

last visited: never

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Water DamsDry Channel Dam - Thompson Falls, MT

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The Dry Channel Dam, along with the Main Channel Dam, was one of two dams required to create the Thompson Falls Hydroelectric Station. It is the smaller of the two dams and is about ¼ mile upstream from the powerhouse.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 5/22/2014

last visited: never

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Water DamsMain Channel Dam - Thompson Falls, MT

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The Main Channel Dam, along with the Dry Channel Dam, was one of two dams required to create the Thompson Falls Hydroelectric Station. It is the larger of the two dams and is about ¾ mile upstream from the powerhouse.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 5/22/2014

last visited: never

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Water DamsLower Canal Dam - Ware River - Ware MA

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Located behind Otis Factory #1 in Ware MA

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 5/21/2014

last visited: never

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Water DamsNorthampton Resevoir Upper Dam - South Deerfield MA

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Located on Conway Rd in South Deerfield

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 5/19/2014

last visited: never

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Water DamsHorseshoe Pond Dam - Wareham, MA

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This six-foot high dam on the Weweeantic River was built in 1920.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 5/11/2014

last visited: never

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Water DamsLyell Dam - Lithgow, NSW

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The 50 metre high concrete faced rockfill Lyell Dam was built across the Cox's River in 1982.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tuena

location: New South Wales, Australia

date approved: 5/6/2014

last visited: never

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Water DamsMilford Dam - Milford, Maine

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The Milford Dam spans the Penobscot River from Milford, Maine to Old Town, Maine.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member UMainah

location: Maine

date approved: 4/22/2014

last visited: 4/20/2014

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Water DamsVeazie Dam - Veazie, Maine

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Veazie Dam is a concrete dam spanning the Penobscot River.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member UMainah

location: Maine

date approved: 4/19/2014

last visited: 5/11/2013

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Water DamsDevil's Backbone Dam - Boonsboro, Maryland

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Stone and masonry dam across Antietam Creek at Devil's Backbone County Park near Boonsboro, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/14/2014

last visited: never

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Water DamsMitchell Dam - Verbena, Alabama

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Located on the Coosa River near a location called Duncan's Riffle, the dam straddles the Chilton and Coosa County line. It houses the 2nd oldest of Alabama Power Company's hydroelectric plants.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/25/2014

last visited: never

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Water DamsTalsperre Lehnmühle - Lk. Sächs. Schweiz-Osterzgebirge, Sachsen, D

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Die Talsperre Lehnmühle im Osterzgebirge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tharandter

location: Sachsen, Germany

date approved: 2/11/2014

last visited: never

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Water DamsCentury Lake Water Dam - Malibu, CA

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This is only footsteps away from where the Planet of the Apes movie was film, when the boys go for a swim in this very lake and the girls steal their clothes.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 2/7/2014

last visited: 3/28/2014

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Water DamsFörmitztalsperre - Landkreis Hof/ Germany, BY

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Die Förmitztalsperreist eine Talsperre westlich und auf der Gemarkung von Schwarzenbach an der Saale im oberfränkischen Landkreis Hof. A waterdam in Region "Hofer Land"!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member *Team Krombaer*

location: Bayern, Germany

date approved: 2/5/2014

last visited: never

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Water DamsBostalsee - St. Wendel, Saarland/Germany

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The Bostalsee is a water reservoir in northern Saarland, which was commissioned in 1979 into operation.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member KaPsTeam

location: Saarland, Germany

date approved: 1/27/2014

last visited: 6/23/2013

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Water DamsBarrage de Mervent ou de Saint Luc

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The dam of Mervent or Saint Luke barrage de Mervent ou de Saint Luke

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member sara et gege

location: Pays de la Loire, France

date approved: 1/27/2014

last visited: 6/22/2014

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Water DamsSilzer See Damm - Silz, RP/Germany

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The river Klingbach is dammed to Silzer lake.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member KaPsTeam

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 1/24/2014

last visited: never

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