Galisteo Dam, northcentral New Mexico
Galisteo Reservoir is impounded by Galisteo Dam on Galisteo Creek in Santa Fe County, New Mexico and is used for flood control, among other things. Construction was completed in 1970. At normal levels it has a surface area of 1 acres. It is owned by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Galisteo Dam, also known as Galisteo Reservoir is of earthen construction. The core is earth. Though originally completed in 1970, the structure was modified in 1998. Its height is 164 feet with a length of 2820 feet. Maximum discharge is 90000 cubic feet per second. Its capacity is 152600 acre feet. Normal storage is 89800 acre feet. It drains an area of 596 square miles.
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