Louisiana Contact

Edward Knight P.E. State Dam Safety Engineer Public Works & Water Resources Programs LA Department of Transportation & Development P.O. Box 94245 Baton Rouge, LA 70804-9245 Email: edward.knight@la.gov Tel: (225) 379-3007 Fax: (225) 379-3002

State Program Statistics

2017
  • State-regulated dams: 437
  • High hazard potential: 41
  • Significant hazard potential: 66
  • Low hazard potential: 437
  • State dam safety FTE's: 4.75
  • Total Budget: $924,721
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2016 National Inventory of Dams

Image from the National Inventory of Dams (NID) which includes dams more than 25' in height or storing more than 50 acre-ft, or classified as HH or SH potential
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