Canton Lake, northcentral Oklahoma
Canton Lake is on the North Canadian River in Blaine County, Oklahoma and is used for flood control, irrigation and drinking water purposes. It was built in 1948. It has a normal surface area of 12.4 square miles. It is owned by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Canton Lake is of earthen construction, a gravity dam. The core is earth. The foundation is rock, soil. Its height is 68 feet with a length of 15140 feet. Maximum discharge is 339200 cubic feet per second. Its capacity is 383800 acre feet. Normal storage is 111310 acre feet. It drains an area of 7600 square miles.
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