Dam Name : Big Creek Dam No. 1
NPDP ID : CA00434

NPDP IDCA00434
Dam NameBig Creek Dam No. 1
Other Dam NameHuntington Lake No. 1
Year of Completion1913
State ID02175-01-01
Is in NIDYes
Is in OperationYes
Longitude-119.23
Latitude37.22
StateCA
CountyFresno
Town SectionS.14,T.8S,R.25E,MDM
RiverBig Creek
Owner NameSouthern California Edison Co.
Owner TypePrivate
Dam TypesConcrete Gravity Arch
NID CoreHomogenous dam; Concrete; Known;
Crest Length1340
Dam NID Height170
Structral Height 
Hydraulic Height170
Dam Volume117000
NID TypeRock
Max Storage Capacity89800
Normal Storage Capacity89800
NID Storage Capacity89800
Surface Area1440
Drainage Area80.5
Primary PurposeHydroelectric
Secondary PurposeRecreation
Hazard ClassificationHigh
EAPYes
Is State RegulatedNo
State Regulatory Agency 
Federal Regulatory AgencyDOE FERC