Shad Lake, central Illinois
Shad Lake is on the Coop Branch River in Macoupin County, Illinois and is used for recreation purposes. Construction was completed in 1950. It has a normal surface area of 18 acres. It is owned by Village Of Royal Lakes.
Shad Lake Dam, also known as Shad Lake is of earthen construction. Though originally completed in 1950, the structure was modified in 1998. Its height is 20 feet with a length of 450 feet. Maximum discharge is 2011 cubic feet per second. Its capacity is 160 acre feet. Normal storage is 48 acre feet. It drains an area of 4.1 square miles.
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