UPPER CANDOR DAM - NY00938-1282
Incident ID NY00938-1282
Dam Name UPPER CANDOR DAM
Downstream Hazard Potential L
State NY
Incident Date 08/28/2011
Incident Type Non-failure
Incident Driver Hydrologic/flooding
Incident Mechanism 1 Piping
Incident Mechanism 2
Incident Mechanism 3
Incident Description Seepage/ piping in dam foundation seems to have increased and dam may have settled.
Named Hydrologic Event Irene
EAP Enacted (Y/N) due to Incident No
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Owner Type L
Dam Type
Primary Purpose(s) O
EAP N
Year Completed 1920
Year Modified 0
Dam Height 7 ft
Max Storage (ac-ft) 55 ac-ft
Surface Area (acres) 11 acres
River Name CATATONK CREEK
Latitude 42.235
Longitude -76.3428
Regulatory Agency(ies) NYS DEC
NID Number NY00938
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