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Ute Reservoir is a man-made lake located near Logan, New Mexico. The reservoir was created in the 1960s by the US Army Corps of Engineers as part of a flood control project on the Canadian River. The reservoir has a capacity of 317,000 acre-feet and a surface area of 13,000 acres. The hydrology of the area is dominated by the Canadian River, which feeds the reservoir. The reservoir is also fed by snowpack from the nearby Sangre de Cristo Mountains. The water from the reservoir is primarily used for irrigation in the surrounding agricultural areas. The reservoir is also popular for recreational activities such as boating, fishing, and camping. The lake is managed by the Ute Lake State Park, which provides amenities for visitors.

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Lake Or Reservoir Water Surface Elevation Above Navd 1988, Ft 24hr Change 0%
Percent of Normal 100%
Minimum 3,771.09 ft
Maximum 3,789.37 ft
Average 3,780 ft
Dam_Height 132
Hydraulic_Height 107
Drainage_Area 10550
Year_Completed 1963
Nid_Storage 464240
Structural_Height 132
Foundations Rock
Surface_Area 7200
Hazard_Potential High
Outlet_Gates Valve - 0
Dam_Length 6570
Primary_Dam_Type Earth
Nid_Height 132

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