Falls Lake

NORTH CAROLINA


Lake Level
251.82 FEET
3/27/2017
Full Pool: 252.0
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DOT map highlights transportation noise sources

WRAL

Date: 3/26/2017 7:17:00 PM

The southwest-northeast orientation of RDU's parallel runways is prominent in the noise map with a dog bone shape developing as departing aircraft turn north and south over Morrisville and the Wake-Durham County line near Falls Lake. According to the map

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Today's Sportsman: Trout season is here

Frederick News-Post

Date: 3/25/2017 5:33:00 PM

There are also several ponds and lakes in Frederick County that have been stocked with trout. Cunningham Falls Lake, Frank Bentz Pond, Hamburg Pond, Middletown Pond, Rainbow Lake, Urbana Lake, Whiskey Springs Pond, and Woodsboro Community Pond are

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Barely out of the money

Henderson Daily Dispatch

Date: 3/25/2017 10:39:00 AM

Next week’s report – Results from the FLW Piedmont division BFL tournament on Kerr Lake and from the Bojangle’s Big Bass Bash on Falls Lake Sunday. Tip of the week – Try a wacky rigged bubble gum colored Senko when the bass are guarding fry

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John Andersen: Water is key to our quality of life

Chippewa Herald

Date: 3/25/2017 2:01:00 AM

We in the Chippewa Falls-Lake Hallie area have to face facts. We exist here because of the gift of water. We paid the price once before when we clear-cut almost every tree that stood between here and Lake Superior. We can learn from our ancestors and our

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Notebook: Hauer's inside play key for Saints

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Date: 3/24/2017 8:36:00 PM

Hauer, McCann and Levy were asked what the Saints planned to do Saturday, an off day they’ll spend in the Glens Falls/Lake George area. “I’m not sure, but I know we’re going to get a lot of rest,” Levy said. Added McCann, “Honestly, I’m not sure

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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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