Dam Name : Abiquiu Dam
NPDP ID : NM00001

NPDP IDNM00001
Dam NameAbiquiu Dam
Other Dam NameAbiquiu Reservoir
Year of Completion1963
State ID00070
Is in NIDYes
Is in OperationYes
Longitude-106.43
Latitude36.24
StateNM
CountyRio Arriba
Town SectionT23N, R5E, S8
RiverRio Chama
Owner NameCespa
Owner TypeFederal
Dam TypesEarth
NID CoreCore; Earth; Known;
Crest Length1800
Dam NID Height354
Structral Height354
Hydraulic Height319
Dam Volume11793328
NID Type 
Max Storage Capacity1369000
Normal Storage Capacity170000
NID Storage Capacity1369000
Surface Area3900
Drainage Area2146
Primary PurposeFlood Control and Storm Water Management
Secondary PurposeIrrigation
Hazard ClassificationHigh
EAPYes
Is State RegulatedNo
State Regulatory AgencyN/A
Federal Regulatory AgencyCE