Adobe, central Arizona
Adobe Dam is on Skunk Creek/New River in Maricopa County, Arizona and is used for flood control purposes. Construction was completed in 1982. It is owned by Flood Control District Of Maricopa County.
Adobe is of earthen construction. The core is earth. The foundation is rock. Its height is 65.3 feet with a length of 11220 feet. Maximum discharge is 12000 cubic feet per second. Its capacity is 61000 acre feet. It drains an area of 89.6 square miles.
Lakes, Dams, and Recreational Facilities Near AdobeThunderbird Park Rsvr Petroglyph Campground New River Cave Buttes Detention Basin #7 Cave Creek East Park West Park Cave Creek Reservoir North Mountain Fld Detn #3 Dreamy Draw Mcmicken Lake Pleasant White Tanks #3
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