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Dams and Reservoirs

Structures used to hold back the flow of water or to store water for future use.

Hoover-Dam

Hoover Dam

Mohave County, Arizona
Hoover Dam, built during the Great Depression, allows control of the Colorado River for flood control, irrigation and the production of electricity.

Hoover-Dam-(Boulder-Dam)

Hoover Dam (Boulder Dam)

Nevada
Hoover Dam is a concrete gravity-arch dam on the border between the U.S. states of Arizona and Nevada.

Top 3 Most Popular Dams and Reservoirs Landmarks

  1. Hoover Dam (Boulder Dam)
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