|Current status||Active |
Ownership and operation
|Owner||MD Dept. Natural Resources|
Bloede Dam was the first underwater hydroelectric dam in the world, made possible by the hollow construction of the reinforced concrete slab and buttress dam. Learn about the Patapsco River and Bloede Dam at https://www.americanrivers.org/patapsco/
Learn more about how the reopened river corridor is helping restore herring and alewife migration at https://www.fisheries.noaa.gov/feature-story/river-herring-are-using-habitat-reopened-bloede-dam-removal.
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