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Bighorn Lake Yellowtail Dam and Powerplant Missouri Basin and Arkansas-Rio Grande-Texas-Gulf (MB-ART) Water Operations Monitoring Data

Interior Region 5 & 6: Missouri Basin & Arkansas-Rio Grande-Texas-Gulf Water Operations Monitoring Data for Bighorn Lake Yellowtail Dam and Powerplant
Generation Effort Missouri Basin and Arkansas-Rio Grande-Texas-Gulf Water Operations Monitoring
Themes Water
Tags Inland Waters
Reclamation Project
Reclamation Program

Location Information

Location Description Bighorn Lake, formed by Yellowtail Dam, is located in southcentral Montana. It is part of the Yellowtail Unit the Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program. The Yellowtail Unit is a multi-purpose development providing irrigation water, flood control, recreation and power generation.
Location Tags Missouri River Basin
Location Parent
State(s) Montana
Unified Region(s) Missouri Basin
Timezone MT
Elevation 3,200 ft
Vertical Datum NAVD88
Coordinates (lat, long) See Location Details
Horizontal Datum WGS84