Catalog Record

Nelson Reservoir and Dam 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 Nelson Reservoir and Dam
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 The Nelson Reservoir, located 19 miles northeast of Malta, Montana, provides off-stream storage for irrigation of Malta Division lands in the Saco and Hinsdale areas. Nelson Reservoir is impounded by the Nelson Dikes.
Location Tags Missouri River Basin, Nelson Reservoir, Nelson Dikes
Location Parent
State(s) Montana
Unified Region(s) Missouri Basin
Timezone MT
Elevation 2,232 ft
Vertical Datum NAVD88
Coordinates (lat, long) See Location Details
Horizontal Datum WGS84