Shadow analysis

The reservoir will be approximately 100 feet above ground level. Shadows cast by the reservoir will vary by the position of the sun at different times of the year. The images below show shadows cast by the reservoir alone, as well as shadowing with existing buildings and trees. Click on each image set to view an animation showing how the shadows move throughout the day.

Summer Solstice (June 21)

Reservoir Shadowing (at noon) (16 MB)

Shadowing including area structures and trees (at noon) (19.7 MB)

Autumn Equinox (September 22)

Reservoir Shadowing (at noon) (13.1 MB)

Shadowing including area structures and trees (at noon) (15.1 MB)

Winter Solstice (December 21)

Reservoir Shadowing (at noon) (12.9 MB)

Shadowing including area structures and trees (at noon) (17.8 MB)

Spring Equinox (March 20)

Reservoir Shadowing (at noon) (14.5 MB)

Shadowing including area structures and trees (at noon) (17.8 MB)