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Value to Nation: Richard B Russell Dam & Lake

Benefits

Flood Damage Prevented (cumulative) (FY16)

$36,963,577

Power Generated (FY16)

482,078 MWH

Recreation Visitation (FY12)

902,641

Visitor Spending within 30 miles (FY12)

$36,224,000

Jobs Supported by Recreation (FY12)

391

Water Supply

3 communities

Revenues (Returned to Treasury)

Hydropower (Total Power Revenue FY16)

$41,256,456

Water Supply (Returned to Treasury FY16)

$69,748

PBUD

FY13

FY14

FY15

FY16

FY17

FY18

Total ($000)

$8,488

$8,707

$10,170

$7,984

$7,771

$9,003