Lake Hickory

NORTH CAROLINA


Lake Level
99.19 FEET
5/28/2017
Full Pool: 99.0
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LRU honors community supporters

Hickory Daily Record

Date: 5/28/2017 12:56:00 AM

Jackson’s service to the city of Hickory and surrounding communities has been extensive. He has been heavily involved in the Rotary Club of Lake Hickory. Jackson has also served as a board member for the Catawba County Chamber of Commerce, as a cabinet

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‘Property rights’ or clean water?

greensboro.com

Date: 5/24/2017 7:59:00 AM

There should be some way to accommodate that plan without jeopardizing water quality in the Catawba River, which forms Lake Hickory, Lake Norman and other reservoirs downstream, supplying drinking water to 2 million people. “The Catawba and its lakes

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Our Opinion: ‘Property rights’ or clean water?

greensboro.com

Date: 5/20/2017 9:04:00 PM

There should be some way to accommodate that plan without jeopardizing water quality in the Catawba River, which forms Lake Hickory, Lake Norman and other reservoirs downstream, supplying drinking water to 2 million people. “The Catawba and its lakes

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North Carolina Retirement Living at Lake Hickory

www.isnare.com

Date: 5/17/2017 5:00:00 PM

Mingle with neighbors at the clubhouse,pool, Nature Parks, or at Granada Farms Golf Club. Here at Anchors Landing on Lake Hickory, the memories are endless. Granite Falls and the Hickory area are one of the fastest growing areas in North Carolina

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Hickory-area stakeholders discuss NC SB434 dubbed 'buffer bill'

Hickory Daily Record

Date: 5/9/2017 10:58:00 PM

HICKORY – Economic and environmental stakeholders in Lake Hickory and the broader Catawba River are weighing in on a North Carolina Senate bill that would remove buffer regulations from the river. Senate Bill 434 passed the Senate on April 24

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• River: North Fork Catawba River
• Length: 109 Miles
• Surface Area: 4,223 Acres
• Volume: 137,821 Acre Feet
• Drainage Area: 1,310 Square Miles
• Average Depth: 33 Feet
Lake Hickory was created on the Catawba River in 1927 with the completion of the Oxford Dam 11 miles northeast of Hickory. The dam parallels the NC Highway 16 bridge over the Catawba River between Interstate 40 and Taylorsville. It is 122 feet high, with an overall length of 1,200 feet. The spillway section of the dam is 550 feet long.
Lake Hickory was named after the city of Hickory and runs along its northern edge. The lake covers almost 4,223 acres with 105 miles of shoreline. Full pond elevation is 935 feet. Lake Hickory is a reliable source of water for the cities of Hickory and Conover and the town of Longview.
Duke Energy provides five public access areas on the lake in cooperation with the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission.
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