Lk Amon G Carter nr Bowie

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LK Amon G Carter is a man-made lake located in Bowie, Texas. The lake was constructed in 1954 as a flood control measure for the region. The hydrology of the lake is maintained by the Brazos River Authority, and the water is primarily supplied by rainfall and runoff. The lake also receives water from a nearby creek and several small tributaries. The lake provides excellent opportunities for fishing, boating, and other recreational activities. There are several boat ramps and fishing piers located around the lake. The lake is also a popular spot for camping and hiking. The surrounding land is used primarily for agriculture and ranching. There are several small towns and cities located near the lake, providing access to a variety of amenities and services.

June 22, 2024







Lake Or Reservoir Water Surface Elevation Above Ngvd 1929, Ft 24hr Change 0%
Percent of Normal 100%
Minimum 910.35 ft
Maximum 928.74 ft
Average 919 ft
Dam_Height 80
Hydraulic_Height 80
Drainage_Area 100
Years_Modified 1983 - Structural
Year_Completed 1956
Nid_Storage 58050
Structural_Height 80
Primary_Dam_Type Earth
Foundations Soil
Surface_Area 1540
Hazard_Potential Not Available
Outlet_Gates Slide (sluice gate) - 3, Uncontrolled - 2
Dam_Length 2540
Nid_Height 80

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