created March 31, 2015
modified April 9, 2016
verified April 9, 2016

Branford Dams
NAME POND HAZARD CLASS
Branford Supply Ponds Dam Branford Supply Ponds B
Griffins Pond Dam Griffins Pond BB
Talmages Ice Pond Dam Talmages Ice Pond BB
Wards Mill Pond Dam Wards Millpond BB
Youngs Pond Dam Youngs Pond BB

Dam Safety Status as issued by DEEP as of January 22, 2016.



Hazard Classes
Class Damage Level Type of Damage Economic Loss
AA: Negligible Minor damage to roads, land or structures Negligible
A: Low Damage to agricultural lands, unimproved roadways Minimal
BB: Moderate Damage to normally unoccupied storage structures, low volume roadways Moderate
B: Significant Possible loss of life, minor damage to habitatible structures and residences, convalescent homes. Damage to primary roadways and rail lines Significant
C: High Probable loss of life, major damage to habitable structures, residences, convalescent homes, schools, etc. Damage to major highways High
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