Project Details

Owner: El Dorado Irrigation District

Contract value: $19,175,000

Description
The project consists of a roughly 140,000 CY earthen dam raise, including new drainage and seepage collection systems.  Approximately 77 acres of timber harvest will be conducted to facilitate a local borrow area for the new dam embankment fill material.  Structure improvements include a precast box culvert inlet canal, demolition and replacement of the existing emergency spillway, and improvements to the existing penstock and irrigation canal inlet and outlet structures.