NORWOOD - NY00743-3278
Incident ID NY00743-3278
Dam Name NORWOOD
Downstream Hazard Potential H
State NY
Incident Date 09/06/2018
Incident Type Non-failure
Incident Driver Deterioration Or Poor Condition
Incident Mechanism 1 Cracking
Incident Mechanism 2 Excessive/increased Seepage
Incident Mechanism 3
Incident Description Increased seepage through concrete joints had to be repaired through a grouting program
Named Hydrologic Event
EAP Enacted (Y/N) due to Incident No
Fatalities (Number) 0
Number of People Evacuated 0
Number of Habitable Structures Evacuated 0
Number of Habitable Structures Flooded 0
Other Infrastructure Impacts
Economic Damages (in $)
Volume released at failure (ac-ft)
Response
Additional Remarks or Updates This is a FERC Licensed dam. FERC was the primary regulator monitoring the repairs.
Incident Time
Incident Duration 9 months
Incident Report Produced Yes
Information Sources NY Dam Safety
Owner Type P
Dam Type CNERPG
Primary Purpose(s) H
EAP Y
Year Completed 1928
Year Modified 0
Dam Height 24 ft
Max Storage (ac-ft) 1736 ac-ft
Surface Area (acres) 350 acres
River Name RAQUETTE RIVER
Latitude 44.7433
Longitude -75.0054
Regulatory Agency(ies) NYS DEC
NID Number NY00743
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