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Chickahominy Reservoir

Chickahominy Reservoir is located near U.S. Highway 20 100 miles east of Bend, Oregon, and 32 miles west of Burns, Oregon, in the United States. It was built as an irrigation reservoir, but is now managed by Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife ...

                                               

Cooper Creek Reservoir

Cooper Creek Reservoir is a body of water behind an earthen dam across Cooper Creek in the Umpqua River basin of the U.S. state of Oregon. The reservoir is in Douglas County, about 2 miles east of Sutherlin and about 11 miles north of Roseburg. T ...

                                               

John C. Boyle Reservoir

John C. Boyle Reservoir is an artificial impoundment behind John C. Boyle Dam on the Klamath River in the U.S. state of Oregon. The lake is 16 miles west-southwest of Klamath Falls along Oregon Route 66. The dam is at about river mile RM 225 or r ...

                                               

Malheur Reservoir

Malheur Reservoir is an irrigation lake along Willow Creek in Malheur County in the U.S. state of Oregon. Built by the Orchard Irrigation District in the 1930s, the 1.282-acre lake can hold about 49.000 acre feet of water, which is used to irriga ...

                                               

Pine Hollow Reservoir

Pine Hollow Reservoir is an impoundment of water from Threemile and Pine Hollow creeks on the east flank of the Cascade Range in Wasco County, Oregon, United States. The reservoir, created in the 1960s to provide water for irrigation, lies on pri ...

                                               

Antietam Lake

Antietam Lake is a reservoir located in Berks County, Pennsylvania entirely within the Antietam Lake Park. The lake was formerly owned by the city of Reading. It was purchased by Berks County in 2006. The lake is surrounded by 643 acres of park land.

                                               

Beaver Run Reservoir

Beaver Run Reservoir is a reservoir in Westmoreland County in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania, 23 miles east of Pittsburgh. The elevation of Beaver Run Reservoir is 1053 feet above sea level. The reservoir is the source of drinking water for 150.0 ...

                                               

Briar Creek Reservoir

The Briar Creek Reservoir is a reservoir in Columbia County, Pennsylvania, in the United States. It has an area of 51.04 acres and is located in Briar Creek Township. The lake is situated on East Branch Briar Creek. The lake was constructed in th ...

                                               

Broad Run Reservoir

Broad Run Reservoir, or Fourth Hollow Reservoir, is a reservoir located in the Broad Mountain within the Borough of Nesquehoning, Pennsylvania. It was built between 1970-1971. The reservoir can hold approximately 127 million US gallons 480.000 m ...

                                               

Canonsburg Lake

Canonsburg Lake is a lake in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania. It is an artificial lake formed by the waters of Little Chartiers Creek behind a 525 feet long and 45 feet high concrete dam. The dam was built in 1943 by Alcoa to create a freshwater reservo ...

                                               

Chapman Lake (Pennsylvania)

Chapman Lake is a reservoir located in Warren County, Pennsylvania entirely within the Chapman State Park. The lake is formed by the disbandment of the West Branch of the Tionesta Creek. The lake spans 68 acres and has fishing for both warm-water ...

                                               

Lake Chillisquaque

Lake Chillisquaque is a lake and reservoir in Montour County, Pennsylvania, in the United States. It has a surface area of 165 acres. The lake is situated on Middle Branch Chillisquaque Creek, which it is named after. Nearby communities include D ...

                                               

Lake Choctaw

Lake Choctaw is a manmade lake and reservoir in Luzerne County and Schuylkill County in Pennsylvania, in the United States. It has a surface area of 22.1 acres. The lake is situated on Sugarloaf Creek. In the past, the lake had poor water quality ...

                                               

Curwensville Lake

Curwensville Lake is a reservoir located just to the south of the town of Curwensville, Pennsylvania. The lake was formed due to the construction of the Curwensville Dam to the north of the lake. Before the dam was built, there were several flood ...

                                               

Dove Lake (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania)

Dove Lake is a reservoir in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. It was created by damming Mill Creek. Dove Lake was the setting of the 1885 painting The Swimming Hole by Thomas Eakins.

                                               

Foster Joseph Sayers Reservoir

Foster Joseph Sayers Reservoir is a reservoir located near the borough of Howard, Pennsylvania. The lake is formed due to the damming of Bald Eagle Creek, a tributary of the West Branch Susquehanna River, as well as other smaller creeks. The dam ...

                                               

Lake Galena (Pennsylvania)

Lake Galena is a reservoir in Peace Valley Park, Pennsylvania, in the United States, created in 1974 by the damming of the north branch of the Neshaminy Creek.

                                               

Lake Glory

Lake Glory is a reservoir in Columbia County, Pennsylvania, in the United States. It has a surface area of approximately 5.4 acres and is situated in Cleveland Township. The lake is in the vicinity of Roaring Creek, Pennsylvania Route 487, and Pe ...

                                               

Halfway Lake (Pennsylvania)

Halfway Lake is a lake in Hartley Township, Union County, Pennsylvania in the United States. Halfway Lake is the main focus of R. B. Winter State Park. The lake is filled by spring-fed mountain streams. It was formed by a man-made sandstone dam. ...

                                               

Kettle Creek Reservoir

Kettle Creek Reservoir is a reservoir at Kettle Creek State Park in Leidy Township, Clinton County, Pennsylvania in the United States. It is open to some recreational boating, fishing and ice fishing. It was constructed by the U.S. Army Corps of ...

                                               

Loyalhanna Lake

Loyalhanna Lake is a reservoir of about 480 acres on Loyalhanna Creek located in Loyalhanna Township, Westmoreland County near Saltsburg. The dam that forms the lake is operated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

                                               

Lake Manjo

Lake Manjo is a manmade lake in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, in the United States. It has a surface area of approximately 9 acres and is situated in Franklin Township. The surficial geology near the lake consists of bedrock and Wisconsinan Till. ...

                                               

Lake Nockamixon

Lake Nockamixon is a reservoir in southeastern Pennsylvania, United States, and the largest lake in Bucks County. It is formed by a dam on Tohickon Creek and is the centerpiece of Nockamixon State Park. Swimming is not allowed in the lake, but bo ...

                                               

Pikes Creek Reservoir

Pikes Creek Reservoir is a reservoir in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, in the United States. It has a surface area of approximately 400 acres and is situated in Lehman Township, Jackson Township, and Plymouth Township. The lake is situated on Pike ...

                                               

Trout Lake (Pennsylvania)

Trout Lake is a 89.7-acre reservoir in Monroe County, Pennsylvania, United States. The man-made lake is fed by the Appenzell Creek and is part of the McMichael Creek Subwatershed. The lake is at an elevation of 938 feet Trout Lake is located alon ...

                                               

Walker Lake (Pennsylvania)

Clarence F. Walker Lake is a 239-acre reservoir, formed by a dam and used for flood control and recreation. It is located in Adams Township, Snyder County, Pennsylvania near the town of Troxelville. The lake and shoreline are owned and managed by ...

                                               

Lake Greenwood (South Carolina)

Lake Greenwood was formed by a hydroelectric dam built across the Saluda River near Chappells SC. The impoundment was licensed by the Federal Power Commission, predecessor to the current Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, as the Buzzards Roost ...

                                               

Monticello Reservoir

Monticello is a reservoir in the U.S. state of South Carolina, built to provide water for the Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Generating Station. It is located in Jenkinsville. While it does not dam any major rivers, its outflow flows directly into Parr ...

                                               

Lake Alvin

Lake Alvin is an artificial lake in Lincoln County, South Dakota between Harrisburg, South Dakota and Granite, Iowa. The lake is formed by a dam on Nine Mile Creek just before it enters the Big Sioux River, east of Harrisburg. It is part of a 59- ...

                                               

Angostura Reservoir

Angostura Reservoir is a reservoir on the Cheyenne River in Fall River County, South Dakota, United States. It was created after the construction of Angostura Dam in 1949 for irrigation by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation. "Angostura" means "narrow ...

                                               

Shadehill Reservoir

Shadehill Reservoir is a reservoir on the Grand River in Perkins County, South Dakota, USA. The lake was created by the construction of Shadehill Dam by the United States Bureau of Reclamation in 1951. The reservoir has two primary inflows: North ...

                                               

Herb Parsons Lake

Herb Parsons Lake is a Reservoir lake located in Fayette County, Tennessee near the town of Eads. The lake is named after Herb Parsons an exhibition shooter. It is known primarily for its fishing, hiking and bicycle trails, and wildlife. It has s ...

                                               

Woods Reservoir

Woods Reservoir is a reservoir created by the United States Army Corps of Engineers for use as a cooling system for the United States Air Forces Arnold Engineering Development Center. It is located in Franklin and Coffee counties in the U.S. stat ...

                                               

Lake Athens

Lake Athens is a 1.799 acre reservoir located to the east of Athens, Texas. The Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center is located on the north shore of the lake.

                                               

Lake Bastrop

Lake Bastrop is a reservoir on Spicer Creek in the Colorado River basin 3 miles northeast of the town of Bastrop in central Bastrop County, Texas, United States. The reservoir was formed in 1964 by the construction of a dam by the Lower Colorado ...

                                               

Lake Buchanan (Texas)

Lake Buchanan was formed by the construction of Buchanan Dam by the Lower Colorado River Authority to provide a water supply for the region and to provide hydroelectric power. Buchanan Dam, a structure over 2 mi in length, was completed in 1939. ...

                                               

Cedar Creek Reservoir (Texas)

Cedar Creek Reservoir is a reservoir located in Henderson and Kaufman Counties, Texas, 50 miles southeast of Dallas. It is built on Cedar Creek, which flows into the Trinity River. Floodwaters are discharged through a gated spillway into a discha ...

                                               

Lake Pat Cleburne

Lake Pat Cleburne is the municipal water reservoir for the city of Cleburne, Texas, as well as a recreational lake for residents. It is formed by damming the Nolan River which continues below the lakes dam. The water is murky due to sediment. U.S ...

                                               

Coleto Creek Reservoir

Coleto Creek Reservoir is a reservoir on Coleto Creek and Perdido Creek located in Fannin, Texas, 15 miles southwest of Victoria, Texas. The surface of the lake extends into Victoria and Goliad counties. The reservoir was formed in 1980 by the co ...

                                               

Lake Conroe

Lake Conroe is a 21.000-acre lake in Montgomery County, Texas, United States. Even though it is named Lake Conroe, only a small portion of the lake is in Conroe, Texas. Most of the lake is in unincorporated Montgomery County. The lake lies on the ...

                                               

Gibbons Creek Reservoir

Gibbons Creek Reservoir is a power plant cooling reservoir on Gibbons Creek in the Navasota River basin, 20 miles east of College Station, Texas, United States. The dam and lake are managed by Texas Municipal Power Agency, which uses the reservoi ...

                                               

Jim Chapman Lake

Jim Chapman Lake is a 19.305-acre impoundment operated by the Army Corps of Engineers and is located 75 miles east of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex in the state of Texas. The reservoir was created by the 1991 Jim Chapman Dam and impounds the So ...

                                               

Kirby Lake

Kirby Lake is a 740-acre man-made reservoir located on the south side of Abilene, Texas, just east of Highway 83, in the northeastern portion of Taylor County. Management is under the City of Abilene.

                                               

Lake Nocona

Lake Nocona or Farmers Creek Reservoir was begun in 1959 and completed in October 1960. It is formed by a dam on Farmers Creek about nine miles northeast of Nocona, Texas in northeastern Montague County and is owned and operated by North Montague ...

                                               

O.H. Ivie Lake

O.H. Ivie Lake is a reservoir on the Colorado and Concho Rivers in Concho, Coleman, and Runnels counties, 55 miles east of San Angelo, Texas in the United States. The reservoir was formed in 1990 by the construction of S. W. Freese Dam at the Con ...

                                               

Lake Palestine

Lake Palestine is a freshwater lake in northeast Texas, created for industrial, municipal, and recreational purposes. It is an artificial lake formed by the construction of the 5720-foot-long Blackburn Crossing Dam on the Neches River. The projec ...

                                               

Lake Pflugerville

Lake Pflugerville is a reservoir in Pflugerville, Texas in the United States. Construction of the 180-acre reservoir began in 2005 and was completed in 2006. Pumps are used to flow water through a 16-mile pipeline to the reservoir from the lower ...

                                               

Proctor Lake

Proctor Lake is a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers reservoir along the Leon River located in Comanche County in the U.S. state of Texas. Around 3 miles west of Proctor, Texas, USA. Proctor Lake Dam and the reservoir are managed by the Fort Worth Dist ...

                                               

Richland-Chambers Reservoir

Richland-Chambers Reservoir is the third largest inland reservoir by surface area and the 8th largest reservoir by water volume in Texas formed by the impoundment of Richland Creek and Chambers Creek east-southeast of the town of Corsicana and so ...

                                               

Rucker Pond

Rucker Pond is a reservoir within the LBJ National Grasslands. The pond is located in North Texas in Wise County near Decatur. It is off County Road 2650. Among Rucker Ponds fish species are largemouth bass. Rucker Pond is located within Area 55 ...

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