Mathews Drop Dam – Caliente NV

Description

The Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) developed what is locally known as the “Mathews Drop structure,” northeast of Caliente, Nevada. Its construction was meant to “stop gully erosion along the Meadow Valley Wash.”

Source notes

"The Civilian Conservation Corps in Nevada: From Boys to Men," by Renee Corona Kolvet, Victoria Ford (page 137)

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on January 14, 2015.

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Location Info


Mathews Drop Structure
Caliente, NV

Coordinates: 37.745798, -114.431379

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