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Embankment dams

The database currently contains a total of 2536 structures in this category.

Legend: entry with pictures, new entry (30 days), updated entry (14 days)

# Name Year Location Status
1 Aabach Dam 1978 Bad Wünnenberg (NRW) Germany in use
2 Aar Dam 1991 Lahn-Dill-Kreis (HE) Germany in use
3 Abuno Dam 1941 Cincinnati (OH) USA in use
4 Aburatani Dam 1975 Kumamoto Japan in use
5 Adatepe Dam 2002 Kahramanmaraş Turkey in use
6 Adıgüzel Dam 1989 Denizli Turkey in use
7 Affoldern Dam 1998 Edertal (HE) Germany in use
8 Afşar Dam 1977 Manisa Turkey in use
9 Afsluitdijk 1932 Den Oever Netherlands - Harlingen Netherlands in use
10 Afuso Dam 2018 Okinawa Japan under construction
11 Agari Dam 1886 Yamaguchi Japan in use
12 Agate Dam 1966 Jackson County (OR) USA in use
13 Ağcaşar Dam 1987 Kayseri Turkey in use
14 Agekura Dam 1992 Saga Japan in use
15 Agency Valley Dam 1935 Malheur County (OR) USA in use
16 Agigawa Dam 1990 Ena Japan in use
17 Ahausen Dam 1938 Attendorn (NRW) Germany in use
18 Ahawaki Dam 1982 Okinawa Japan in use
19 Ahilçipi Dam 1980 Kirikkale Turkey in use
20 Ahmetbey Dam 2000 Kirklareli Turkey in use
21 Ahmetler Dam 1999 Usak Turkey in use
22 Aidani Dam 1961 Okayama Japan in use
23 Aigawa Dam (Osaka) Osaka Japan in use
24 Aikawa Dam (Miyagi) 1996 Miyagi Japan in use
25 Ainono Dam 1961 Akita Japan in use
26 Airolo Dam 1968 Airolo (TI) Switzerland in use
27 Aït Chouarit Dam Morocco Morocco in use
28 Akada Dam 1919 Okayama Japan in use
29 Akada Shin Dam 1987 Shimane Japan in use
30 Akagawa Dam (Tochigi) 1970 Tochigi Japan in use
31 Akalan Dam 1988 Bursa Turkey in use
32 Akasaka Dam (Fukushima) 1965 Fukushima Japan in use
33 Akasaka Dam (Saga) 1992 Saga Japan in use
34 Akasofu Dam 1945 Toyama Japan in use
35 Akazawa Dam 1935 Akita Japan in use
36 Akbelen Dam 1995 Tokat Turkey in use
37 Akçaova Dam 1997 Aydin Turkey in use
38 Akdeğirmen Dam 2007 Afyonkarahisar Turkey in use
39 Akgedik Dam 2008 Mugla Turkey in use
40 Akhasan Dam 2010 Çankiri Turkey in use
41 Akimotoko Dam Fukushima Japan in use
42 Akiyama Dam 1944 Yamaguchi Japan in use
43 Akkaya Dam 1967 Nigde Turkey in use
44 Akköprü Dam 2011 Mugla Turkey in use
45 Akköy Dam 1967 Kayseri Turkey in use
46 Akören Dam 1993 Konya Turkey in use
47 Akosombo Dam 1965 Akosombo Ghana in use
48 Aksu Dam 1988 Çorum Turkey in use
49 Akuchi Dam 1944 Okayama Japan in use
50 Akyar Dam 2001 Ankara Turkey in use
51 Al Wahda Dam 1996 Ouezzane Morocco in use
52 Alaca Dam 1984 Çorum Turkey in use
53 Alacali Dam Alacali Turkey in use
54 Alaçati Dam 1997 Izmir Turkey in use
55 Alakir Dam 1971 Antalya Turkey in use
56 Alaköprü Dam 2014 Mersin Turkey in use
57 Alameda Dam 1994 Estevan (SK) Canada in use
58 Albert Falls Dam 1976 KwaZulu-Natal South Africa in use
59 Alberto Lleras Dam 1992 Colombia Colombia in use
60 Alcova Dam 1938 Natrona County (WY) USA in use
61 Alésani Dam 1970 Chiatra (2B) France - Sant'Andréa-di-Cotone (2B) France in use
62 Aliakmon Dam & Bridge Veria Greece - Vergina Greece in use
63 Alibey Dam 1983 Istanbul Turkey in use
64 Alidemirci Dam 1989 Balikesir Turkey in use
65 Alijó Dam 1991 Alijó Portugal in use
66 Alkumru Dam 2011 Siirt Turkey in use
67 Allemanskraal Dam 1960 Free State South Africa in use
68 Almus Dam 1966 Tokat Turkey in use
69 Alp Dado Dam 1995 Falera (GR) Switzerland
70 Alpagut Dam 1990 Çanakkale Turkey in use
71 Alpaslan I Dam 2002 Mus Turkey in use
72 Alpaslan-2 Dam 2016 Mus Turkey under demolition
73 Alpu Dam 2002 Tokat Turkey in use
74 Altenberg Dam 1993 Altenberg (Erzgebirge) (SN) Germany in use
75 Altinapa Dam 1967 Konya Turkey in use
76 Altinhisar Dam 1988 Nigde Turkey in use
77 Altinkaya Dam 1988 Samsun Turkey in use
78 Altintaş Dam 1997 Usak Turkey in use
79 Altinyazi Dam 1970 Edirne Turkey in use
80 Altmühlsee Dam 1985 Weißenburg-Gunzenhausen (BY) Germany in use
81 Alvito Dam 1977 Beja Portugal in use
82 Alzitone Dam 1965 Aghione (2B) France in use
83 Amagase Dam (Saga) 1982 Saga Japan in use
84 Amatsu Dam 1942 Okayama Japan in use
85 Amegi Dam 1987 Hiroshima Japan in use
86 Amistad Dam 1969 Acuña (COAH) Mexico - Del Rio (TX) USA in use
87 Anderson Ranch Dam 1950 Elmore County (ID) USA in use
88 Angostura Dam 1949 Fall River County (SD) USA in use
89 Anita Dam 1937 Yellowstone County (MT) USA in use
90 Ansei Dam 1963 Hyogo Japan in use
91 Antoñán Dam Benavides Spain in use
92 Antrift Dam 1984 Alsfeld (HE) Germany in use
93 Aono Dam 1969 Okayama Japan in use
94 Aoyama Dam 1962 Hokkaido Japan in use
95 Apa Dam 1962 Konya Turkey in use
96 Apartadura Dam 1992 Portalegre Portugal in use
97 Ara-zutsumi Dam 1934 Tokyo Japan in use
98 Arade Dam 1955 Faro Portugal in use
99 Araing Dam 1942 Sentein (09) France in use
100 Araizawa Dam 1952 Gifu Japan in use