Falls Lake

NORTH CAROLINA


Lake Level
251.58 FEET
12/11/2016
Full Pool: 252.0
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Monster stripers in the Chesapeake Bay

Henderson Daily Dispatch

Date: 12/10/2016 1:04:00 PM

We’ll try Falls Lake, Kerr Lake, Shearon Harris Reservoir and possibly the Roanoke River for stripers, depending on the conditions. Next week’s report – Report from the Walnut Cove, NC Christmas Parade where our grandsons John II and Vincent will be

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Vikings complete sweep of Warriors

Henderson Daily Dispatch

Date: 12/8/2016 12:46:00 PM

The Colts will look to remain unbeaten in conference play when they host Rocky Mount Academy tonight. Oxford Prep 94, Falls Lake Academy 44 The Griffins traveled to face Falls Lake Academy (0-8) in a non-conference matchup Wednesday night, cruising to a

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Fully Funded!!! ...and then some!

experiment.com

Date: 12/8/2016 9:51:00 AM

Several of the springs in this area are inundated by Great Falls Lake in the summer months, so we hope to take advantage of our new equipment to get some data from these springs while the lake is at low levels. If you could take a moment to send us your

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Dec/Jan save 50% at select Georgia State Parks

suncruisermedia.com

Date: 12/7/2016 7:14:00 AM

High Falls Lake is also known as one of the “Top 100 Family Fishing Destinations” and the park is a goldmine for hybrid and white bass. Play a round of miniature golf just steps from your RV—the course is located in the campground. Georgia

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Burn Baby Burn, with Inferno Hot Pilates

durhammag.com

Date: 12/7/2016 5:59:00 AM

Interesting, right? The craze that originally started on the West Coast is now heading our way, with classes offered at Hux Family Farm, a small Nigerian dwarf goat farm near Falls Lake. “There’s an overwhelming amount of interest from the community

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• Length: 175 Miles
• Surface Area: 11,310 Acres
• Volume: 131,395 Acre Feet
Falls Lake is a 12,410 acre reservoir located in Durham, Wake, and Granville counties in North Carolina, USA. Falls Lake extends 28 miles up the Neuse River to its source at the confluence of the Eno, Little, and Flat rivers.
The lake is named for the Falls of the Neuse, a section of the Neuse River that falls from the Piedmont into the lower Coastal Plain and which is now submerged under the lake. The lake provides drinking water for several of the surrounding communities, including the city of Raleigh, NC, aids with flood control and serves as a recreation area and wildlife habitat.
The construction of the dam that holds the lake began in 1978 and was completed in 1981. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers constructed and manages the dam. Falls Dam is an earthen structure having a top elevation of 291.5 feet and an overall length of 1,915 feet.
The height above the stream bed is 92.5 feet.
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