Owner: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Year Started: 1962
Location: M. Fk. Willamette River
Capacity: 30.0 MW
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Hills Creek Dam is an earthfill structure with a gated concrete spillway and outlet works for regulating lake levels. The dam was completed in 1961 at a cost of $46 million. In coordination with Lookout Point and Fall Creek dams, the three dams work together for the purposes of flood risk management, water quality improvement, irrigation, fish and wildlife habitat and recreation.
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