LITTLE WOOD RES NR CAREY ID

Reservoir Levels Weather Hydrology


Little Wood Reservoir is located near Carey, Idaho and was completed in 1937 as an irrigation reservoir. It has a capacity of 38,000 acre-feet of water and is fed by the Little Wood River. The reservoir supplies water for irrigation in the surrounding agricultural area and also provides opportunities for recreation such as boating, fishing, and camping. The hydrology of the reservoir is influenced by snowpack in the surrounding mountains, which provides a significant portion of the water supply. Specific surface flow providers include the Little Wood River, which flows into the reservoir, and the Big Wood River, which is fed by the reservoir. The area is also home to a variety of wildlife, including waterfowl and fish species such as rainbow trout and smallmouth bass.

June 16, 2024

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Windspeed

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Humidity

24hr Change 0.39%
Percent of Normal 100%
Minimum 416
2021-08-07
Maximum 29,940
2017-06-22
Average 28,354
Dam_Height 129
Drainage_Area 286
Year_Completed 1941
Nid_Storage 33300
River_Or_Stream LITTLE WOOD RIVER MALAD RIVER
Structural_Height 169
Foundations Rock, Soil
Surface_Area 590
Hazard_Potential High
Outlet_Gates Slide (sluice gate) - 0
Dam_Length 3100
Primary_Dam_Type Earth
Nid_Height 169

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