Virginia Contact

Wendy C. Howard Cooper Acting Director, Dam Safety and Floodplain Management Divisions of Soil & Water Conservation and Dam Safety VA Department of Conservation & Recreation 600 E Main St Fl 24 Richmond, VA 23219-2440 Email: Wendy.Howard-Cooper@dcr.virginia.gov Tel: (804) 786-5099 Fax: (804) 371-2630

Media Inquiries Gary Waugh Public Relations Manager Virginia DCR 804/786-5045 804/371-2072 fax

State Program Statistics

2016
  • State-regulated dams: 1357
  • High hazard potential: 332
  • Significant hazard potential: 217
  • Low hazard potential: 808
  • State dam safety FTE's: 8.5
  • Total Budget: $1,521,143
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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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