Accession Number : ADA138903

Title :   Example Emergency Plan for Blue Marsh Dam and Lake.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,


Personal Author(s) : Owen,H J

PDF Url : ADA138903

Report Date : Aug 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 113

Abstract : This plan addresses emergencies related to above normal reservoir water levels and/or rapid release of large volumes of water past the dam. It covers identification of impending or existing emergencies, notification of other parties concerning impending or existing emergencies, and emergency operations and repairs. Areas potentially affected by emergencies are identified for the cases of Spillway Design Flood without dam failure; Spillway Design Flood with dam failure; and dam failure at normal high pool level (top of flood control pool).

Descriptors :   *Flooding, Pennsylvania, Streams, Earth dams, Reservoirs, Hydrology, Emergencies, Land areas, Planning

Subject Categories : Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
      Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE