Dam Name : Big Creek Dam No. 7
NPDP ID : CA00440

NPDP IDCA00440
Dam NameBig Creek Dam No. 7
Other Dam NameRedinger Lake
Year of Completion1951
State ID02017-01-01
Is in NIDYes
Is in OperationYes
Longitude-119.45
Latitude37.13
StateCA
CountyFresno
Town SectionS.15,T.9S,R.23E,MDM
RiverSan Joaquin River
Owner NameSouthern California Edison Co.
Owner TypePrivate
Dam TypesConcrete Gravity
NID CoreHomogenous dam; Concrete; Known;
Crest Length875
Dam NID Height250
Structral Height 
Hydraulic Height248
Dam Volume240000
NID TypeRock
Max Storage Capacity35000
Normal Storage Capacity26100
NID Storage Capacity35000
Surface Area620
Drainage Area1400
Primary PurposeHydroelectric
Secondary PurposeNone
Hazard ClassificationHigh
EAPYes
Is State RegulatedNo
State Regulatory Agency 
Federal Regulatory AgencyDOE FERC