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Largest earth filled hydro-electric dam

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Date Added: Aug 19, 2005
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Category: Dams, Canals, Rivers

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The 4 mile long dam left of this placemark is considered the world's largest earth-filled hydro-electric dam. It was completed in 1940 and was the cover photo to the first issue of Life magazine.
The spillway (reservoir overflow) is to the upper right.

More information at:
www.fortpeckdam.com


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