Green River Lake


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676.22 FEET
Full Pool: 675.0
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Billy Joe Fudge: Source of water affects taste

Date: 8/22/2016 2:44:00 PM

Our water is from Green River Lake and is primarily Green River water which hails from the South side of the Muldraugh Ridge in Lincoln County just West of Highway 27 at King's Mountain. The water is highly mineralized, thus the green color. (It would be

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CAUD: Algae affecting taste, odor of local water, safe to drink

Date: 8/19/2016 8:57:00 AM

Green River Lake is experiencing an Algae Bloom; this is causing the taste and odor problems with the water. Columbia/Adair Utilities District is taking the necessary steps to treat the algae bloom. The water is safe to drink and use, there are just taste

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Date: 8/17/2016 5:00:00 PM

Green River Lake State Park is a recreational paradise in south-central Kentucky. This 8,200-acre lake provides excellent opportunities for any water sport. Relax in one of the 157 (Standard Electric) improved campsites, 72 tents(no electric or water), 50

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The Paleontology Of Fossil Butte National Monument Part One - Before There Was A Monument

Wyoming Public Media

Date: 8/16/2016 2:47:00 PM

Fossil Lake was one of three that made up the ancient Green River Lake System. These bodies of water existed for approximately 15 million years. The first--and ultimately largest--of these lakes to appear was Lake Uinta, which eventually straddled

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Continental Divide Trail Journal

Date: 8/11/2016 1:00:00 AM

Chris brought Dragon and I back to the trailhead at Green River Lake this am. Plenty of wildlife today including Hawks on the wing, a bald eagle, and a herd of antelope. The landscape changed to high alpine meadows, and spruce forest as we headed north

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• Length: 147 Miles
• Surface Area: 8,210 Acres
• Average Depth: 50 Feet
Green River Lake is a 8,210-acre (33 km2) reservoir in Adair, Taylor, and Casey counties in Kentucky lying in the section of Kentucky known as the Highland Rim.
The lake was formed by the United States Army Corps of Engineers in 1969 by impounding the Green River. The dam is an 11 mile drive equidistant from the cities of Campbellsville and Columbia. The lake is located 90 miles southeast of Louisville, KY.
The lake is operated and maintained primarily for flood control and has become the major attraction of Green River Lake State Park.
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