Largest Dams in United States (USA) by Reservoir Volume

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Largest Dams in United States by Reservoir Volume - the largest dam by reservoir volume is Hoover Dam of United States which holds up a reservoir of 35.20 billion m3.

 Compare Hoover Dam with Fort Peck Dam


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Hoover Dam.   

Located in United States, Hoover Dam is a 221.40-meter tall dam with a structural volume of 2.48 million m3. Completed in 1936, Hoover Dam can hold up to 35.20 billion m3 of water and has an installed capacity of 2,080MW.

 

 Compare Hoover Dam with San Luis Dam from North America.

Hoover Dam Aerial & Ground Tour Information (Youtube/ TampaAerialMedia)

Glen Canyon Dam.   

Located in United States, Glen Canyon Dam is a 220-meter tall dam with an installed capacity of 1,320MW. Completed in 1966, Glen Canyon Dam can hold up to 33 billion m3 of water.

 

 Compare Glen Canyon Dam with Fort Peck Dam from North America.

 Compare Glen Canyon Dam with Churchill Falls Generating Station from North America.

Glen Canyon Dam -- Aerial Survey (Youtube/ Francha Cavitt)

 


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Largest Dams by Installed Capacity (MW): world | Asia | Europe | North America | South America | USA | Canada

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Dams with Largest Structural Volume: world | Asia | Europe | North America | South America | USA | Canada

Dams with Largest Reservoir Volume: world | Asia | Europe | North America | South America | USA | Canada


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