Kentucky Lake

KENTUCKY - TENNESSEE


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354.89 FEET
10/14/2019
Full Pool: 359.0
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Trash for pigs, Unabomber cabin, weighty avocado: News from around our 50 states

Detroit Free Press

Date: 10/14/2019 1:18:00 AM

The facility is located in what was once a cotton field. Completed projects can be transported by ground, rail or water because of the location near the Tennessee River. Dynetics spokeswoman Kristina

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Natural Georgia: Observing amphibians of the twilight zone

Savannah Morning News

Date: 10/13/2019 3:25:00 PM

I joined Rob Richie, of Chattanooga, who is conducting amphibian and reptile species inventories at a series of sites owned by the Tennessee River Gorge Trust. The region is in the midst of a

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Interpretive signs dedicated at Delano Park

The News Courier

Date: 10/13/2019 6:09:00 AM

The new Riverwild signs serve as a tool to inform and educate the public and to share the historical, natural and cultural significance of the Tennessee River. The signage consists of: • Three double

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Kentucky Lake Wounded Soldier 2016 Open Bass Tournament Scheduled For May 7

Chattanoogan.com

Date: 10/9/2019 5:00:00 PM

Registration is underway for the Seventh Annual Wounded Soldier Bass Tournament to be held at Paris Landing on Kentucky Lake, Saturday, May 7. The tournament format will be a 3-fish limit with a

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Southern Woods and Waters: Crappie Fishing on the Kentucky Lake p5

YAHOO!

Date: 10/7/2019 1:25:00 PM

Follow along with us tonight as we take you on a trip to troll for crappie on Kentucky Lake! Mike and Anthony has a great trip up there fishing with Chad Allen. They filled that famous green cooler

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• River: Tennessee River
• Length: 2,380 Miles
• Surface Area: 160,300 Acres
• Volume: 6,002,600 Acre Feet
• Length: 184 Miles
Kentucky Lake is a major navigable reservoir along the Tennessee River in Kentucky and Tennessee. Created in 1944 by the Tennessee Valley Authority's impounding of the Tennessee River by Kentucky Dam, the 160,309-acre (649 km2) lake is the largest artificial lake by surface area in the United States east of the Mississippi River (though not the largest by volume; Lake Cumberland holds that distinction).
It provides a source for hydro-electric power and, as one of the lakes alluded to by the name of Land Between The Lakes National Recreation Area, is a recreational magnet in western Kentucky and Tennessee.
The lake holds records for the largest of three species of fish ever taken in Kentucky: white bass (5 lb.), Buffalo carp (55 lb.), and yellow perch (1 lb., 4 oz). It is also the major attraction for two Kentucky state parks: Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park to the north and Kenlake State Resort Park to the west.
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