Markland Locks and Dam, Kentucky
Markland Locks and Dam on the Ohio River in Gallatin County, Kentucky is used for improved navigation, hydroelectric power, recreation, fish and wildlife protection and drinking water purposes. Construction was completed in 1964. Its normal surface area is 30 square miles. It is owned by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Markland Locks & Dam, also known as None is a gravity dam, concrete. The core is upstream facing, concrete. The foundation is rock. Its length is 1991 feet. Maximum discharge is 116000 cubic feet per second. Its capacity is 640700 acre feet. Normal storage is 460000 acre feet. It drains an area of 83176 square miles.
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