Rock Rapids Dams

Last updated: 3/28/2013
 
River/Stream: Rock River
 
Location: Island Park, Rock Rapids, Lyon County
        Latitude: 43.43707
        Longitude: -96.16693
        Click here to view an aerial map of the dam.
 
Owner: Town of Rock Rapids
 
Height: 12 ft.
 
Length: 162 ft.
 
Hazards: visibility
 
Warning Signs:
 
Comments: This dam holds back water for city wells. Another breached dam exists approximately 1000 feet downstream from here. Click here to view an aerial map of that dam.
 
Fatalitites:
 
 
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Photo by Michel Ngilen