Lake Avery, northwest Colorado
Lake Avery is the result of Big Beaver Dam on Big Beaver Creek in Rio Blanco County, Colorado and is used for fish and wildlife protection and fish and wildlife protection purposes. Construction was completed in 1964. It has a normal surface area of 263 acres. It is owned by Colorado Division Of Wildlife.
Big Beaver, also known as Lake Avery is of earthen construction. Its height is 102 feet with a length of 620 feet. Maximum discharge is 11095 cubic feet per second. Its capacity is 9762 acre feet. Normal storage is 7658 acre feet. It drains an area of 21.67 square miles.
Lakes, Dams, and Recreational Facilities Near Lake AveryBig Beaver Reservoir Bailey Lake Swede Lake Meadow Lake Lake Of The Woods
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