Lake Jordan

ALABAMA


Lake Level
251.70 FEET
10/23/2017
Full Pool: 252.0
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City adopts budget, discusses speed limit in parks

Wetumpka Herald

Date: 10/5/2017 1:13:00 PM

One unidentified citizen addressed the council about whether, if adopted, the new speed limit would apply to the boat ramp area on the west side of the Coosa River. “We don’t own that,” Willis said. “That’s owned by the state and I believe any

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Good news, bad news for imperiled fish species

wvgazettemail.com

Date: 10/4/2017 6:29:00 PM

Holiday darters are 2 inches long and are found in the Coosa River watershed in Alabama and in the upper Conasauga, upper Coosawattee and upper Etowah watersheds in Georgia and southeastern Tennessee. The tiny fish are threatened by sprawl, dams

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CRBI Harvest Moon Paddle Set for Thursday Night

Coosa Valley News

Date: 10/3/2017 11:19:00 AM

The Coosa River Basin Initiative’s annual Harvest Moon Paddle is set for Thursday night, Oct. 5, on the Coosa River. The 6-mile nighttime paddle coinciding with the full moon will launch from Heritage Park in downtown Rome at about 7:45 and arrive at

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Protection for tiny darter contrasts admin moves on grizzlies

Environment Energy Publishing

Date: 10/3/2017 10:34:00 AM

Less than 2 inches long, the fish lives in the Coosa River basin spanning parts of Tennessee, Georgia and Alabama. "The condition of the trispot darter is an indicator that habitat conditions, stream flows and water quality are declining in the Coosa River

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Volunteers Needed For Milton Rivers Alive Cleanup

Patch

Date: 9/29/2017 7:33:00 AM

Rivers Alive is a unique, hands-on opportunity for citizens to learn more about the Coosa River watershed and help improve the quality of the area's drinking water. The mission of Rivers Alive is to create awareness and involvement in the preservation of

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• River: Coosa River
• Length: 188 Miles
• Surface Area: 6,800 Acres
• Volume: 236,200 Acre Feet
• Drainage Area: 10,102 Square Miles
• Average Depth: 35 Feet
• Length: 18 Miles
Located twenty-five miles due north of the city of Montgomery in central Alabama, Lake Jordan is a 6,800-acre impoundment on the Coosa River with 188 miles of shoreline. The Mitchell Dam tailwater area at the upper end of the lake is a popular recreational area to many anglers with ample bank fishing access. Lake Jordan was impounded by Alabama Power Company in 1928; however, in 1967, Bouldin Dam was completed which impounded an adjacent basin that connects Lake Jordan by a short canal. Lake Jordan is very fertile and supports high densities of sport fish and forage species. The lake was constructed to provide flood control, and supply hydroelectricity; however, the lake has become very popular for various types of recreation including boating, swimming and fishing.

Public and private boat ramps, as well as several private marinas provide access to Lake Jordan. Two popular public boating access areas include Bonner’s Point on the west side of the lake and Rotary Landing to the east. Several private marinas located on the main lake and up river near Mitchell Dam also include boat ramps. Topographic maps of Lake Jordan are available at local marinas and sporting goods stores.
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