Weber Dam and Reservoir – Walker River Indian Reservation NV

Construction of the 1,950-foot earthen dam (embankment), gatehouse, spillway and outlet channel commenced in 1933 and was largely completed in 1935; the spillway gates were finished between 1937-1939. The concrete gatehouse was stamped with the year “1934” and “USIS” (Indian… read more

White Narrows Site, Dam No. 1 and 2 – Moapa Indian Reservation NV

White-Narrows Dam No. 1 and 2, NV

The main purpose of these dams (and others) on the Muddy River is flood control and protection of downstream decreed agricultural land owned by the Moapa Indian Reservation and/or private water users in Moapa Valley. The White Narrows Dam No…. read more