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Tennessee RiverLine Releases First Research Findings, Recommendations To Expand Relationships

Tennessee RiverLine Releases First Research Findings, Recommendations To Expand Relationships Tuesday, August 25, 2020 The Tennessee RiverLine has released comprehensive research findings and recommendations from its first immersive community outreach program. Each river community that participated in the Pilot Community Program benefits from the research insights and recommendations specific to their communities, and the findings …

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US Army Corps of Engineers: TVA FIELD STUDY WATTS BAR LOCK TENNESSEE RIVER MILE 529.3

US Army Corps of Engineers: TVA FIELD STUDY WATTS BAR LOCK TENNESSEE RIVER MILE 529.3 TVA is planning on performing a field study starting 2 September 2020 at 1500 and ending 3 September 2020 at 1000 and will have tire floats (with flashing lights) deployed across the entire river at the old Watts Bar Fossil …

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Coast Guard Seeking Survey Participants to Improve Aids to Navigation (ATON) Policy in Shallow Draft Waterways

Coast Guard Seeking Survey Participants to Improve Aids to Navigation (ATON) Policy in Shallow Draft Waterways The U.S. Coast Guard is conducting a survey of waterway users that operate in navigable waterways less than 12 feet deep, (categorized as Shallow Draft Waterways) seeking feedback on how to improve the Aids to Navigation (ATON) system. The …

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Silver Carp Media Roundtable Materials (Aug 5)

For everyone who was unable to attend the Silver Carp Media Roundtable on August 5; you may watch the recording here. Here is the Dropbox link to the presentation, silver carp photos and fact sheets. For the photos, please credit: Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources Scott Fiedler Public Relations Public and Community Relations …

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Multi-Agency Webinar: Signup: Silver Carp in the Tennessee River System

Multi-Agency Webinar- Subject: Silver Carp in the Tennessee River System All: On August 5th at 1:30 ET, multi-agency experts who are working together to fight the migration of silver carp in the Tennessee River System will provide a media briefing. You can listen and watch this briefing by using the following link: Register Here or …

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NOTICE TO NAVIGATION INTERESTS LRN 20-23 INTERMITTENT CLOSURES WATTS BAR LOCK TENNESSEE RIVER MILE 529.9

NOTICE TO NAVIGATION INTERESTS LRN 20-23 INTERMITTENT CLOSURES WATTS BAR LOCK TENNESSEE RIVER MILE 529.9 Due to scheduled diving and maintenance operations to lock components and mooring cells at Watts Bar Lock, the lock will be undergoing a series of intermittent closures beginning 27 July 2020 and ending 30 July 2020. On Monday, 27 July, …

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TVA ISSUES WATERCRAFT OPERATOR ALERT FOR WATTS BAR LAKE NEAR SPRING CITY

The Tennessee Valley Authority has issued a caution for boating Tuesday, June 16, 2020 to Thursday, June 18, 2020. The alert is for transmission line work on the Tennessee River at Watts Bar Lake near Spring City. Crews will be working at four locations off the main river channel northwest of Watts Bar Dam between …

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NOTICE TO NAVIGATION INTERESTS Mar 10 – 19

INTERMITTENT CLOSURES WATTS BAR LOCK TRM 529.9 Due to scheduled repairs on the lower river wall armor plating at Watts Bar Lock, there will be a series of intermittent closures to the lock 10-19 March, 2020 between the hours of 0700-1730. The impact to commercial traffic is expected to be minimal. Read more.