Swift Reservoir

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Swift Reservoir
Location Skamania County, Washington, United States
Coordinates 46°03′N 122°06′W / 46.050°N 122.100°W / 46.050; -122.100Coordinates: 46°03′N 122°06′W / 46.050°N 122.100°W / 46.050; -122.100[1]
Type reservoir
Primary inflows Lewis River
Primary outflows Lewis River
Catchment area 481 square miles (1,250 km2)[2]
Basin countries United States
Surface area 4,620 acres (18.7 km2)[2]
Water volume 755,600 acre feet (0.932 km3)[3]
Surface elevation 1,012 m (3,320 ft)[4]
References [1][2]

Swift Reservoir is a reservoir on the Lewis River in the U.S. state of Washington. It is located in Skamania County. It was created in 1958 with the construction of Swift Dam.[2]

See also[edit]

Swift Reservoir from the south looking north

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Swift Reservoir
  2. ^ a b c d Swift Dam, NPDP Dam Directory
  3. ^ "Reservoirs in the United States" (PDF). United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 20 December 2014. 
  4. ^ "Swift Reservoir". Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife. Retrieved 20 December 2014.