Lake Chatuge

GEORGIA - NORTH CAROLINA


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1,923.12 FEET
8/17/2017
Full Pool: 1,925.0
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Missing 22 Year Old Found in Lake Chatuge

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Date: 8/16/2017 8:53:00 PM

Towns County, GA – John Brandon Eller, 22, of Hayesville, North Carolina, was reported last seen in the parking lot of Hawg Wild BBQ, Eller’s place of employment, at 5:50 p.m. on Monday, August 14. Towns County Sheriff’s Office confirms the 22-year

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Georgia: New Boat Ramp on Lake Chatuge

thefishingwire.com

Date: 8/16/2017 2:22:00 AM

Anticipating more than 10,000 users each year, Georgia Department of Natural Resources Commissioner Mark Williams, Mayor Pro-Tem Liz Ordiales and other representatives yesterday dedicated the Mayor's Park Boat Landing, giving boaters and anglers improved

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Towns County Fire and Rescue Disaster Drill

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Date: 8/15/2017 5:38:00 PM

The media is typically prohibited from passing beyond the set perimeter of real life emergency scenes. Meanwhile on Lake Chatuge, which borders the Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds, a secondary scenario was taking place. The training consisted of a search and

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Columbus' Atkins wins FLW title

The Dispatch

Date: 8/15/2017 12:26:00 AM

Atkins targeted cane piles and the fat blueback herring-eating largemouths that hung around them, but his success story started at MSU, when he fished in consecutive College Bass National Championships on Lake Chatuge, a spotted bass fishery in north

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Atkins Was Committed To Cane Pile Program

BassFan

Date: 8/14/2017 9:27:00 PM

he had a good working knowledge of herring lakes since the ’13 and ’14 Bassmaster college championships were at Lake Chatuge, a herring-infested lake that straddles the North Carolina-Georgia border. “I had a couple friends who did well – Brad

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• Surface Area: 3,930 Acres
Chatuge Lake is a 7,000 acre reservoir impounded by the Chatuge Dam, located 121 miles above the mouth of the Hiwassee River, just north of the North Carolina-Georgia state line. The lake extends southward for 13 miles along the Hiwassee and eastward for roughly 6 miles along Shooting Creek, which once emptied into the Hiwassee immediately upstream from the dam site. The dam and the North Carolina section of the reservoir are surrounded by the Nantahala National Forest, and the Georgia section of the reservoir is surrounded by the Chattahoochee National Forest. Hayesville, North Carolina (north of the dam) and Hiawassee, Georgia (to the south) are the nearest communities of note. Chatuge Dam is a flood control and hydroelectric dam on the Hiwassee River in Clay County, in the U.S. state of North Carolina. The dam is the uppermost of three dams on the river owned and operated by the Tennessee Valley Authority, which built the dam in the early 1940's for flood storage and to provide flow regulation at Hiwassee Dam further downstream. While originally built solely for flood storage, a generator installed at Chatuge in the 1950's gives the dam a small hydroelectric output.
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