Dam Name : Big Creek Dam No. 6
NPDP ID : CA00432

NPDP IDCA00432
Dam NameBig Creek Dam No. 6
Other Dam Name 
Year of Completion1923
State ID00120-01-01
Is in NIDYes
Is in OperationYes
Longitude-119.33
Latitude37.2
StateCA
CountyFresno
Town SectionS.27,T.8S,R.24E,MDB&M
RiverSan Joaquin River
Owner NameSouthern California Edison Co.
Owner TypePrivate
Dam TypesConcrete Gravity
NID CoreHomogenous dam; Concrete; Known;
Crest Length495
Dam NID Height155
Structral Height 
Hydraulic Height155
Dam Volume19900
NID TypeRock
Max Storage Capacity1730
Normal Storage Capacity993
NID Storage Capacity1730
Surface Area23
Drainage Area1195
Primary PurposeHydroelectric
Secondary PurposeNone
Hazard ClassificationHigh
EAPYes
Is State RegulatedNo
State Regulatory Agency 
Federal Regulatory AgencyDOE FERC