Boca Reservoir

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Boca Reservoir
Boca Dam.jpg
Boca Dam and Reservoir
Location Tahoe National Forest
Nevada County, California
Coordinates 39°23′24″N 120°05′43″W / 39.3901°N 120.0954°W / 39.3901; -120.0954Coordinates: 39°23′24″N 120°05′43″W / 39.3901°N 120.0954°W / 39.3901; -120.0954
Lake type Reservoir
Primary inflows Little Truckee River
Primary outflows Little Truckee River
Catchment area 450 km2 (170 sq mi)
Basin countries United States
Max. length 3 km (1.9 mi)
Max. width 1.5 km (0.93 mi)
Surface area 4 km2 (1.5 sq mi)
Water volume 41,110 acre·ft (50,710,000 m3)
Surface elevation 1,711 m (5,614 ft)
References U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Boca Reservoir

Boca Reservoir is an artificial lake in the Tahoe National Forest of Nevada County, California, created by the construction of Boca Dam across Little Truckee River, approximately 10 km northeast of Truckee. It is located downstream (south) of Stampede Dam and reservoir, and to the east of Prosser Creek Dam and reservoir

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  • Bureau of Reclamation (2009). Dam "Parker Dam". U.S. Departmentof the Interior. Retrieved 2009-09-29. 
  • Department of Water Resources (2009). "Station Meta Data: Boca Dam (BOC)". California Data Exchange Center. State of California. Retrieved 2009-10-11. 

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