Blenheim-Gilboa Pumped Storage Project
Blenheim-Gilboa Pumped Storage Project – Schoharie Creek Erosion Restoration
Gilboa, Schoharie County, New York
Location: Gilboa, NY
Owner: NYS Power Authority
Approx. Revenue: $2,800,000.00
Description: Restoration of an earthen berm and rip rap armament that was washed away during Hurricane Irene. Project also included excavation and contouring of the stream channel, excavation of scour pools, heavy rip rap cross vane installation, rip rap stream bank placement, repair of scoured area behind spillway training walls, and replacement of USGS gauging station also damaged during hurricane Irene.