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Box Butte Reservoir (Nebraska) Sedimentation Survey Data

Box Butte Reservoir Sedimentation Survey Data. The primary purpose of this type of survey is to determine the present storage-elevation relationship of the reservoir and possible change in storage due to sedimentation. Box Butte Reservoir (Asset Management ID #03-0278-00001) is associated with Box Butte Dam. Reservoir sedimentation surveys typically contain a survey report, area-capacity (ACAP) table, and geospatial data.
Generation Effort Reservoir Sedimentation Surveys
Themes Infrastructure and Assets
Tags Reservoir Sedimentation, Reservoir Survey, Area Capacity
Reclamation Project Mirage Flats Project
Reclamation Program

Location Information

Location Description Box Butte Reservoir and Dam are located in the northwestern panhandle area of Dawes County, Nebraska on the Niobrara River. The dam was constructed from 1941 through 1946. They are part of the Mirage Flats Project.
Location Tags Missouri River Basin, Box Butte Reservoir, Box Butte Dam
Location Parent
State(s) Nebraska
Unified Region(s) Missouri Basin
Timezone MT
Elevation 4,007 ft
Vertical Datum NGVD29
Coordinates (lat, long) See Location Details
Horizontal Datum WGS84