EAGLE CREEK RESERVOIR NEAR INDIANAPOLIS

Reservoir Levels Weather Hydrology


Eagle Creek Reservoir is a man-made lake located in Indianapolis, Indiana. It was constructed in 1968 for the purpose of flood control, recreational use, and as a source of drinking water. The reservoir is fed by several creeks and streams, including Eagle Creek, and is also supplied by snowmelt from the surrounding areas. The reservoir is managed by the Indianapolis Department of Waterworks and covers over 1,400 acres. Agricultural activities in the area are limited due to the reservoir’s location within a metropolitan area. Recreational activities at the reservoir include fishing, boating, hiking, and picnicking. The reservoir is also home to several species of fish, including bass, catfish, and crappie. Additionally, the reservoir serves as an important habitat for migratory birds.

May 21, 2024

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Lake Or Reservoir Water Surface Elevation Above Ngvd 1929, Ft 24hr Change 0.01%
Percent of Normal 100%
Minimum 779.67 ft
2020-05-26
Maximum 824.27 ft
2023-01-09
Average 791 ft
Dam_Height 85
Hydraulic_Height 85
Drainage_Area 168
Year_Completed 1967
Nid_Storage 110000
Structural_Height 92
Primary_Dam_Type Earth
Foundations Soil
Surface_Area 1350
Outlet_Gates Tainter (radial)
River_Or_Stream EAGLE CREEK
Dam_Length 5100
Hazard_Potential High
Nid_Height 92

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Cubic Feet Per Second

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Cubic Feet Per Second

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