created April 1, 2015
modified October 29, 2017
verified October 29, 2017

Hamden Dams
NAME POND HAZARD CLASS
Butterworth Lake Dam Butterworth Lake B
Clarks Pond Dam Clarks Pond BB
Downs Road Pomd Downs Road Pond BB
Farm Brook Flood Control Site #1 Dam Farm Brook Pond Site #1 C
Farm Brook Flood Control Site #2A Farm Brook Pond Site #2A C
Farm Brook Pond Site 2B -- C
Jepps Brook Pond Jepps Brook Pond BB
Jepps Pond Jepps Pond BB
Lake Whitney Dam Lake Whitney C
Lake Wintergreen Dam Lake Wintergreen C
Lower Detention Basin Hogan Road Parking Lot Detention Pond BB
Snail Pond Snail Pond BB
Sunset Lake Sunset Lake BB
Turners Pond Dam Turners Pond B
Upper Detention Basin Underclassmen Residence Hall Detention Basin 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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