Staunton Reservoir, central Illinois
Staunton Reservoir is on East Creek in Macoupin County, Illinois and is used for drinking water and recreation purposes. Construction was completed in 1926. It has a normal surface area of 140 acres. It is owned by the City Of Staunton.
Staunton Reservoir Dam, also known as Staunton Reservoir is of earthen construction. Though originally completed in 1926, the structure was modified in 1996. Its height is 43 feet with a length of 685 feet. Maximum discharge is 2425 cubic feet per second. Its capacity is 3000 acre feet. Normal storage is 2000 acre feet. It drains an area of 4.2 square miles.
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