There are more than 85,000 dams in the United States. Most states are hometo hundreds – or thousands – of dams of regulatory size. Texas has the most dams with more than 7,000 while Delaware has the fewest with only 86 dams.
The Upper Brushy Creek WCID is the local sponsor of 23 earthen dams across southwestern Williamson County. The District is also home to over 400,000 people stretching from Leader to Hutto. If you leave in the area, chances are there’s a dam near you, to find out check out our interactive mapping tool.
Live Near a Dam?
If you live near a dam, you should be aware of a couple of things:
All Dams have Risks
District maintains dams and works to minimize dam risks but we cannot remove all risk. Learn more about how all dams have risks.