Month: July 2017

Notice to Navigation Interests – US Army Corps of Engineers

SCHEDULE UPDATE SEE NOTICE TO NAVIGATION INTEREST LRN 17-18 (7444) INTERMITTENT CLOSURES WATTS BAR LOCK TENNESSEE RIVER MILE 529.9 The Tennessee Valley Authority has advise the Corps of Engineers of the need to extend current maintenance operations at Watts Bar Lock, Tennessee River Mile 529.9, from 1 APR 2017 to 30 November 2017. TVA will …

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TVA herbicide treatment in public areas-July 2017

Nickajack Reservoir Herbicide Treatment Schedule July 10th-14th , 2017 Shellmound Recreation Area – Ramp, pier, and swimming beach Nickajack Cove – Cole City ramp and pier; Mapleview ramp and swim area Haletown Ramp – Ramp and pier Bennett Lake – TWRA ramp and handicap pier Marion County Park – Ramp, campground, and fish pier; Swim …

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Invasive water plants causing problems on Watts Bar Lake

Invasive water plants causing problems on Watts Bar Lake by Steve Ahillen Dr. Brett Hartis, TVA Aquatric Plant Management Specialist, speaks about aquatic invasive plant species management. Too many water plants can really mess up a lake. Brett M. Hartis’ job as manager of Tennessee Valley Authority’s Aquatic Plant Management Program is battling to keep …

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