Falls Lake

NORTH CAROLINA


Lake Level
251.37 FEET
9/27/2016
Full Pool: 252.0
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Warriors hand Granville Central first loss

Henderson Daily Dispatch

Date: 9/23/2016 3:03:00 PM

Emma Pelfrey also played well Thursday, finishing the day with a 57. The Spartans will hit the links again Monday afternoon when they host Voyager Academy, River Mill, Falls Lake Academy, East Wake Academy and Franklin Academy at the Henderson Country Club

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Blewett Falls Lake cats get rolling in lower main-lake area

northcarolinasportsman.com

Date: 9/23/2016 4:27:00 AM

A strange thing happens this month in the Pee Dee River below Blewett Falls Lake and at the lake itself, according to guide Robbie Burr of Pee Dee Fishing Adventures. “September is by far the worst month for catfishing in the river, yet the fishing for

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Girls tennis | Cannon Falls 6, Lake City 1

Post-Bulletin

Date: 9/22/2016 10:52:00 PM

Singles: Melanie Otto (CF) def. Emma Brunkow 6-3, 6-2; Mia Holscher (CF) def. Sarah Ziebart 7-5, 6-3; Kayla Melhouse (CF) def. Renae Harvey 6-2, 6-1; Kaylee Muenzhuber (LC) def. Maddie Hall 6-0, 6-0. Doubles: Molly Rolfes/Bethany Nelson (CF) def. Kasi

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Crowd-pleasing Adk. Balloon Festival returns this weekend

suncommunitynews.com

Date: 9/21/2016 2:27:00 PM

Balloons representing the cartoon characters Sylvester and Tweety are among the half-dozen-plus specially shaped balloons featured in the 2016 Adirondack Balloon Festival, to be held this weekend in Queensbury and Glens Falls. LAKE GEORGE — Renowned

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Fish bag limits temporarily lifted at Colorado Springs reservoir

Colorado Springs Gazette

Date: 9/20/2016 9:29:00 PM

Last September, CPW lifted the bagging and possession limits at Green Mountain Falls Lake before maintenance work in a similar emergency fish salvage effort, Nehring said

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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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