Falls Lake

NORTH CAROLINA


Lake Level
258.96 FEET
9/24/2018
Full Pool: 252.0
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The post that caused a panic

Your Daily Journal

Date: 9/20/2018 2:57:00 PM

Marlboro Electric did not return three telephone requests for comment made Wednesday and Thursday. The claim that the Blewett Falls Lake dam had broke was also made elsewhere. On Sunday morning, Emerg

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Falls Lake Fall Campout

Indy Week

Date: 9/17/2018 3:50:00 PM

Come hike, kayak and hang out by the campfire! From start to finish, you'll be asking yourself why you don't get out more often. We will take care of all of the details: the food, the gear, and all of

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DEC to ban roadside parking at Roaring Brook Falls

Adirondack Daily Enterprise

Date: 9/17/2018 11:21:00 AM

LAKE PLACID – The state Department of Environmental Conservation announced that starting Friday, roadside parking along state Route 73 at Roaring Brook Falls will be permanently banned. The ban, accor

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Boys soccer: Krenke leads Lakeside; Heine rallies Eagles; H/D falls

Watertown Daily Times Online

Date: 9/14/2018 9:19:00 AM

LAKE MILLS — Nathan Krenke scored twice and set up another goal in Lakeside Lutheran’s 6-2 Capitol boys soccer win over visiting Wisconsin Dells Thursday. “Today we played some good team ball and were

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Autopsy in on missing Durham couple found in Falls Lake

The Herald-Sun

Date: 9/13/2018 4:59:00 AM

An autopsy has concluded a Durham man who disappeared with his girlfriend just before Christmas died in an apparent accident at Falls Lake. Carl Lynnberg Adams Sr., 70, had a blood alcohol content 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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