Melton Hill Lake

TENNESSEE


Lake Level
794.69 FEET
7/28/2017
Full Pool: 794.0
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An Ideal Racing Experience in Oak Ridge, Tenn.

usrowing.org

Date: 7/26/2017 2:43:00 PM

PRINCETON, N.J. — The 2017 USRowing Masters National Championships will be held August 17-20, at Melton Hill Lake in Oak Ridge, Tenn. “The Oak Ridge Rowing Association venue is a rower’s dream,” said Sarah McAuliffe, Oak Ridge Rowing Association

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Melton Hill Dam Campground has neighborhood feel

Knoxville News Sentinel

Date: 6/7/2017 2:26:00 PM

The Tennessee Valley Authority, the creators of Melton Hill Lake, owns the campground area and proudly touts it as “The greenest campground” with a website stating it has net-zero energy requirements, even though it has restrooms with toilets and

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Organizations Across the Country Seek to Improve Water Infrastructure, Grow Local Economies

EPA

Date: 6/6/2017

Organizations from across the country are seeking to partner with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to invest in their local economies and improve water infrastructure. EPA’s Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) program received ‘letters of interest’ from prospective

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Dwight Coleby considering graduate transfer away from KU

Rock Chalk Talk

Date: 5/15/2017 2:51:00 PM

The Jayhawks' 1V8 time is the program's fastest at Melton Hill Lake in the three years it has hosted the Big 12 Championship. The loss wrapped up the Jayhawks' 11-game homestand where they finished with a record of 8-3 and accomplished three of their goals

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Bryan Named Student-Athlete of the Week

WESTWIRGINIA MOUNTAINEERS

Date: 5/15/2017 11:34:00 AM

Last Week in Rowing: The Mountaineers traveled to Oak Ridge, Tennessee, to compete in the 2017 Big 12 Championship on Melton Hill Lake ... on Saturday, all five of the WVU’s crews finished fourth in their heats, moving the first varsity eight

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• River: Clinch River
• Length: 173 Miles
• Surface Area: 5,690 Acres
• Volume: 2,092,000 Acre Feet
• Drainage Area: 3,343 Square Miles
• Length: 64 Miles
Melton Hill Lake provides nearly 193 miles of shoreline and 5,470 acres of water surface and includes parts of Loudon, Roane, Anderson, and Knox counties. The reservoir stretches 56 miles up the Clinch from the dam to the base of Norris Dam, and is navigable for 38 miles from Melton Hill Dam to Clinton. Melton Hill is the only TVA dam on a tributary stream, or not on the Tennessee River, with a navigation lock. The lock lowers and raises vessels 60 feet between Melton Hill Lake and Watts Bar Lake and vice-versa.

Melton Hill Dam is a hydroelectric dam on the Clinch River just south of Oak Ridge, Tennessee. The dam is operated by the Tennessee Valley Authority, which built the dam in the early 1960s. Melton Hill Dam was named for Melton Hill, a knob atop Copper Ridge where the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey established a triangulation station in 1884.
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