Elk Rapids Dam (Elk Lake)

Field Descriptions

Dam Name: Elk Rapids
NID ID: MI00517
Longitude: -85.4
Latitude: 44.9
County: ANTRIM
River: ELK CREEK
State: MI
Nearest City: NONE
Owner Name: ANTRIM COUNTY
Owner Type: Local Government
Private Dam? No
Dam Type: Gravity
Core: Upstream Facing (Position)
Concrete (Type)
Estimated (Certainty)
Foundation: SZ
Purposes: Hydroelectric
Year Completed: 1916
Dam Length: 87 feet
Dam Height: 21 feet
Structural Height: 21 feet
Maximum Discharge: 490 cu ft/sec
Maximum Storage: 75000 acre-feet
Normal Storage: 75000 acre-feet
Surface Area: 34 acres
Drainage Area: 513 square miles
Hazard Potential: Low
Emergency Action Plan? Not Required By Submitting Agency
Inspection Date: 2011-09-26
Inspection Frequency: 3
State Regulated Dam? Yes
State Regulating Agency: Michigan DEQ
Spillway Type: Uncontrolled
Spillway Width: 10 feet
Federal Regulatory Agency:
Federal Inspection Agency:
Source Agency:

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