US Army Corps of Engineers
Savannah District

Value to Nation J Strom Thurmond Dam & Lake


Benefits

 

Flood Damage Prevented (cumulative to date)

$160,225,341

Power Generated (FY18)

836,013 MWH

Recreation Visitation (FY18)

5,041,679

Visitor Spending within 30 miles (FY16)

$166,125,000

Jobs Supported by Recreation (FY16)

1,632

Water Supply

7 Communities

 

Revenues (*Returned to Treasury)

 

Hydropower* (Total Power Revenue FY18)

$19,482,319

Recreation Fees* (FY18)

$907,860

Water Supply* (FY18)

$2,289

Shoreline Management Use Permits* (FY18)

$29,942

Shoreline Management Use Permits (administrative fees) (FY18)

$86,150

Timber Receipts (FY18)

$1,060,330

 

PBUD

FY14

FY15

FY16

FY17

FY18

FY19

FY20

Total ($000)

$9,839

$13,287

$9,788

$17,815

$11,865

$11,017

$10,713