Bear River, northcentral California
Upper Bear is impounded by Bear River Dam on the Bear River in Amador County, California and is used for drinking water, among other things. Construction was completed in 1900. Its normal surface area is 149 acres. It is owned by Pac Gas And Electric Co.
Bear River, also known as Upper Bear is rock fill. Its height is 83 feet with a length of 748 feet. Normal storage is 6818 acre feet. It drains an area of 28.45 square miles.
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