Falls Lake

NORTH CAROLINA


Lake Level
251.74 FEET
1/20/2017
Full Pool: 252.0
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The Ultimate Southern Bass Fishing Trips

gameandfishmag.com

Date: 1/19/2017 9:34:00 AM

Claim To Fame: Falls Lake produces double-digit-weight bass every spring. Just as important, this forage-rich lake yields a tremendous number of bass in the 3- to 6-pound range. With a shallow-stumpy upper end and a deeper, rocky lower end, it also offers

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Neil Smith has fond memories of Glens Falls

Post-Star

Date: 1/18/2017 5:36:00 PM

LAKE GEORGE — When Neil Smith first heard where the Detroit Red Wings were sending him, he couldn’t figure out how to pronounce the name. Addy-erondack? Where the heck was Glens Falls, N.Y.? But then he got out here as the Adirondack Red Wings general

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New Marble Falls CARTS center opens up transportation opportunities

The River Cities Daily Tribune

Date: 1/13/2017 1:04:00 PM

It was moved to its current location in 1976. Most recently, the Marble Falls/Lake LBJ Chamber of Commerce used it as its visitors center until 2013. Since CARTS announced the project, crews have upgraded the depot in preparation for its new purpose

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In north Durham, scientists tackle the health of the Eno River Watershed; public can comment

The Progressive Pulse

Date: 1/12/2017 12:27:00 PM

The Eno River and its watershed extend from Hillsborough in Orange County into Durham. From there, the Eno River flows into Falls Lake, a major drinking water source for Raleigh. Falls Lake then drains into the Neuse River, and the water travels another

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Man falls through Lake Champlain ice

Shelburne News

Date: 1/11/2017 9:16:00 AM

Charlotte resident Daniel Doyle was checking the ice on Lake Champlain in Ferrisburgh on Sunday when he fell through the ice about 10 to 15 feet from shore, according to information provided by Vermont State Police Sergeant Steven Coote. Doyle, 74, landed

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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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