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 South Dakota Dam Safety Program

Contact

Timothy G. Schaal
Natural Resources Engineer
SD Dept. of Environment & Natural Resources
Water Rights Program
523 E. Capitol Ave., Joe Foss Bldg.
Pierre, SD 57501
Tel: 605/773-3352; 
Fax: 605/773-4068

 

State Program Statistics 

NOTE: Hazard Rating refers to consequences of a dam's failure, not the condition of the dam. 

 

2012
State-regulated dams: 2348
   High hazard potential: 46
   Significant hazard potential: 144
   Low hazard potential: 2158
State dam safety FTE's: 1.5
Total Budget: $150,000

2011
State-regulated dams: 2348
   High hazard potential: 46
   Significant hazard potential: 144
   Low hazard potential: 2158
State dam safety FTE's: 1.5
Total Budget:
$150,000

2010
State-regulated dams: 2348
   High hazard potential: 46
   Significant hazard potential: 144
   Low hazard potential: 2158
State dam safety FTE's: 1.5
Total Budget: $150,000 

2008 
State-regulated dams: 2349
    High hazard potential: 47
    Significant hazard potential: 144
    Low hazard potential dams: 2158
State dam safety FTE's: 1.5
Total Budget: $150,000

2006
State-regulated dams: 2349
    High hazard potential: 47
    Significant hazard potential: 144
    Low hazard potential: 2158
State dam safety FTE's: 1.5
Total Budget: $150,000

2005
State-regulated dams: 2349
    High hazard potential: 47
    Significant hazard potential: 144
    Low hazard potential: 2158
State dam safety FTE's: 1.5

2003 
State-regulated dams: 2,328
Dams in National Inventory of Dams: 2,469
State dam safety FTEs: 2.5 

FTE = full time equivalent personnel



2013 National Inventory of Dams*

*The NID includes dams more than 25' in height or storing more than 50 acre-ft, or classified as HH or SH potential. 

 

State Dam Loan/Grant Funding Program  

South Dakota does not have a funding program to assist dam owners with repair, abandonment, or removal of dams.
 

Reports & Summaries

South Dakota Program Performance Report

How Has South Dakota Used National Dam Safety Program grants to Improve Sam Safety?

Summary of South Dakota Dam Safety Laws and Regulations

 

 

 

   

 







 

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