Falls Lake

NORTH CAROLINA


Lake Level
252.09 FEET
6/29/2016
Full Pool: 252.0
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‘What I am trying to do’ with Falls Lake rules

The Courier Times

Date: 6/28/2016 9:09:00 PM

We all want clean water and the opportunity to live and work in our community. I believe that, with sound science and common sense, we can have both. I am working to make sure that we are using the latest in scientific research to keep the lakes clean and

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Leinie Lodge Now Open at MKE

AviationPros

Date: 6/28/2016 12:15:00 PM

Leinie Lodge is named after the Chippewa Falls lake house owned by brewery founder Jacob Leinenkugel. Travelers can now enjoy the “Legend of the Northwoods” right here at the MKE airport. The Leinie Lodge is located on Concourse D near Gate D43

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Bennett's Riding Stable

Post-Star

Date: 6/27/2016 3:56:00 PM

Bennett's Riding Stable primarily services a 75-mile radius around Lake Luzerne, including Albany, Glens Falls, Hudson Falls, Lake George, Lake Luzerne, Queensbury, Schenectady, South Glens Falls and Syracuse. We have riders from all over the United States

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NC budget compromise: Teacher raises, low college tuition, tax cut

Charlotte Observer

Date: 6/27/2016 9:09:00 AM

McGrady said other provisions in the budget proposal were scaled back and now only address efforts to clean up Jordan Lake and Falls Lake. A study of whether it would be beneficial to put mussels in Jordan Lake to reduce algae has also been eliminated

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Thousands attend the Adirondack Wine & Food Fest in Lake George

Examiner

Date: 6/26/2016 11:26:00 AM

Craft beverage aficionados Jordan Simkins and Carolyn Sundberg of Glens Falls, who attended the Festival on Saturday, say they are well acquainted with wines and beers produced in the Glens Falls/Lake George area but haven’t traveled to other parts of

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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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