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Bats: Friend or foe? Find out Sept. 4

Oak Ridge Today

Date: 8/24/2014 10:39:00 PM

Starting with a presentation at 7 p.m. and ending with a field demonstration with bat detectors, spotlights, and a thermal imaging camera by Melton Hill Lake, the evening will provide ample evidence that bats are friends, a press release said. Although

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Public meeting Monday on Clark Center Park

OakRidger

Date: 8/22/2014 3:14:00 AM

The Park area includes a swimming area along Melton Hill Lake, and incorporates two picnic areas, a playground, restrooms, a boat ramp, two ball fields, and also provides access to the Gallaher Bend Greenway. Approximately $300,000 is spent annually by DOE

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Public meeting Monday on Clark Center Park

OakRidger

Date: 8/22/2014 12:19:00 AM

The Park area includes a swimming area along Melton Hill Lake, and incorporates two picnic areas, a playground, restrooms, a boat ramp, two ball fields, and also provides access to the Gallaher Bend Greenway. Approximately $300,000 is spent annually by DOE

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Public meeting Monday on Clark Center Park

OakRidger

Date: 8/21/2014 9:21:00 PM

The Park area includes a swimming area along Melton Hill Lake, and incorporates two picnic areas, a playground, restrooms, a boat ramp, two ball fields, and also provides access to the Gallaher Bend Greenway. Approximately $300,000 is spent annually by DOE

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Public meeting Monday on Clark Center Park's future

Knoxville News Sentinel

Date: 8/18/2014 8:58:00 PM

That proposal, and the cost to the city of maintaining the 80-acre tract on Melton Hill Lake, will be among items discussed during a community meeting Aug. 25, according to a news release from the city. DOE, seeking to divest itself of some if its Oak

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• River: Clinch River
• Surface Area: 5,690 Acres
• Shoreline: 173 Miles
• Length: 64 Miles
• Volume: 2,092,000 Acre Feet
• Drainage Area: 3,343 Square 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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