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Cedar Bluff Reservoir (Kansas) Sedimentation Survey Data

Cedar Bluff 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. Cedar Bluff Reservoir (Asset Management ID #03-0372-00001) is associated with Cedar Bluff 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 Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program
Reclamation Program

Location Information

Location Description Cedar Bluff Reservoir is impounded at its eastern end by Cedar Bluff Dam. The Cedar Bluff Unit of the Pick-Sloan Missouri River Program is on the north side of the Smoky Hill River, 18 miles southwest of Ellis, Kansas. It consists of an earthfill dam and reservoir and provides water to the Cedar Bluff National Fish Hatchery and to the city of Russell, Kansas. The unit also protects the downstream valley from floods.
Location Tags Missouri River Basin, Cedar Bluff Reservoir, Cedar Bluff Dam
Location Parent
State(s) Kansas
Unified Region(s) Missouri Basin
Timezone CT
Elevation 2,198 ft
Vertical Datum NGVD29
Coordinates (lat, long) See Location Details
Horizontal Datum WGS84