Louisiana Contact

Edward Knight P.E. Dam Safety Engineer LA Department of Transportation & Development Public Works & Water Resources Programs 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

2016
  • State-regulated dams: 512
  • High hazard potential: 42
  • Significant hazard potential: 61
  • Low hazard potential: 409
  • State dam safety FTE's: 5
  • Total Budget: $745,617
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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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