CASCADE LAKE DAM - MD00042-3281
Incident ID MD00042-3281
Dam Name CASCADE LAKE DAM
Downstream Hazard Potential S
State MD
Incident Date 04/16/2018
Incident Type Non-failure
Incident Driver Seepage/internal Erosion
Incident Mechanism 1 Excessive/increased Seepage
Incident Mechanism 2
Incident Mechanism 3
Incident Description
Named Hydrologic Event
EAP Enacted (Y/N) due to Incident Yes
Fatalities (Number) None
Number of People Evacuated None
Number of Habitable Structures Evacuated None
Number of Habitable Structures Flooded None
Other Infrastructure Impacts Other,recreational lake
Economic Damages (in $)
Volume released at failure (ac-ft)
Response
Additional Remarks or Updates
Incident Time
Incident Duration 6 months
Incident Report Produced No
Information Sources MD DAM SAFETY
Owner Type P
Dam Type ER
Primary Purpose(s) R
EAP Y
Year Completed 1900
Year Modified 1976
Dam Height 20 ft
Max Storage (ac-ft) 58 ac-ft
Surface Area (acres) 5 acres
River Name PATAPSCO RIVER-TR-EAST BRANCH
Latitude 39.6167
Longitude -76.8883
Regulatory Agency(ies) MD DAM SAFETY
NID Number MD00042
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