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Dam across Choctawhatchee River in Dale County, Ala.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce

Dam across Choctawhatchee River in Dale County, Ala.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reservoirs,
  • Alabama,
  • Choctawhatchee River (Ala. and Fla.)

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesDam across Choctawhatchee River in Dale County, Alabama
    SeriesH.rp.535
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination2 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16101453M

    dence, in Dale County, Alabama' By T. H. D. GRIFFITTS, Epidemiologist, United State Public Health Service History of malaria.-In January, , a hydroelectric power com-pany completed a dam across the Little Choctawhatchee River at Golden Bridge, 6 miles from Newton, Dale County, Alabama, which created a pond covering approximately acres. The.   be viewed from Fairview Cemetery on AL 87 in Coffee County. A marker was placed there by the Gen. Edmond WInchester Rucker Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy (UDC) on September 4, To reach the site from Elba, travel east from the square across the Pea River bridge and turn south on AL The marker will be

    Course. The Pea River begins near Midway, in Bullock County, Alabama, then flows southerly through Elba, where there is a dam, and then south through Ino, Samson, and on to Geneva, where it joins the river flooded Elba in and in the s, and joined the Choctawhatchee in flooding Geneva on those same occasions. Get the UV forecast index for Little Choctawhatchee River at Old Power Dam Road/Dale CR , AL, US Little Choctawhatchee River at Old Power Dam Road/Dale CR , AL. UV Report for Little Choctawhatchee River at Old Power Dam Road/Dale CR Updated: Monday, J , AM Daily Max UV Forecast.

    In the Choctawhatchee River, % of Graptemys were observed from ca. 5 km south of Interstate 10 in Holmes County, where a limestone bottom begins, upstream into Geneva County, Alabama. In the United States, dam construction is on the decline and there is a growing trend for dam removal. The Choctawhatchee, Pea, and Yellow Rivers Watershed Management Authority had initiated the permitting process for placing a reservoir dam on the Little Choctawhatchee River (LCR), a tributary to the Choctawhatchee River.


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Dam across Choctawhatchee River in Dale County, Ala by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce Download PDF EPUB FB2

One of the South’s most intriguing ghost stories swirls around a bridge over the Choctawhatchee River at the town of Newton, Alabama.

It is a story of the Civil War, the lynching of an unfortunate man named Bill Sketoe (or Sketo) and a “hole that will not stay filled.”. More commentary from trip reports: From Browns Crossroads in Dale County, Alabama to Choctawhatchee Bay in Florida to the Gulf of Mexico The town of Ozark does not lie directly on the river, but is near its floatable headwaters, is close to the river, and has the amenities that travelers to a distant region would want.

The Alabama Water Watch program has submitted QA/QC plans that have been approved for first-alert monitoring by Region 4 of the U.S. EPA. AWW trains, certifies and periodically recertifies volunteer monitors.

Choctawhatchee Riverkeeper generally monitors sites in the Alabama portion of the river basin for E. coli from April to September. (1) Choctawhatchee River near Geneva - KML About This Location Latitude: ° N, Longitude: ° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS LibraryThing Review User Review - PhilSyphe - LibraryThing.

I'm reviewing the short story of 'The Valley of the Worm' and not a collection by that name. Howard presents another of his reincarnation tales, this time his main character recalls a previous life 3/5(1). The LCR is a tributary to the Choctawhatchee River located in southeastern Alabama, USA (Figure 1).

The LCR system drains the northern and western sides of Dothan, AL and primarily borders the Dale and Houston County line. The watershed covers about km2 and is comprised of low-gradient streams with sand and marl bottoms. Fish and Fishing the Choctawhatchee River. The Choctawhatchee River is a coastal river in southeast Alabama and the Florida panhandle.

The Choctawhatchee River begins in Barbour County and flows through Henry, Dale and Geneva counties in Alabama before going into Florida and eventually to Choctawhatchee Bay and the Gulf of Mexico.

Little Choctawhatchee River is a stream located just miles from Daleville, in Dale County, in the state of Alabama, United States, near Backems Crossroads, AL.

Join us as we discuss the Alabama Fishing License options, fishing rules and fishing regulations. Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the.

Mean total phosphorus (TP) concentrations of the Little Choctawhatchee River watershed (our study) versus those from to in selected rivers of Alabama, the Choctawhatchee River watershed from toand historical studies of rivers throughout the south and U.S. riverine sites. It skims the northwestern tip of Dale County, then cuts across Coffee and Geneva counties.

The Pea River flows into the Choctawhatchee River at the town of Geneva. The Pea is a classic coastal river in every sense, and could serve as a good example of the plight of all of our coastal rivers in modern times.

Last map update: 07/30/ at pm EDT 07/31/ at UTC What is UTC time. Map Help. Disclaimer. A blockhouse had been constructed during the conflict on the northwestern side of the Choctawhatchee River during the war, and the first non-Indian residents of Dale County would be veterans who began to settle in the area around Dale County was established on.

Click or tap here for a map of the Choctawhatchee from Dale County Alabama to Choctawhatchee Bay in Florida. Click or tap here to download a multi-page PDF of this article. Summary The Choctawhatchee River offers an experience commensurate with its length and many of the better paddles already in the catalog of the Alabama Scenic River Trail.

Sketoe’s Hole was a Dale County landmark for many years and became quite famous after Kathryn Tucker Windham wrote about it in her book 13 Alabama Ghosts and Jeffrey, reports As the story goes, Bill Sketoe was a Southern soldier who came home to care for his sick wife during the darkest days of the Civil War.

(e) Unit 5: Choctawhatchee River System in Holmes, Washington, and Walton Counties, Florida and Dale, Coffee, Geneva, and Houston Counties, Alabama. (1) Unit 5 includes the Choctawhatchee River main stem from its confluence with the west and east fork of the Choctawhatchee River, Dale County, Alabama, downstream to its discharge at Choctawhatchee Bay, Walton County, Florida.

An act to authorize A.J. Smith and his associates to erect a dam across the Choctawhatchee River in Dale County, Alabama. Author: U.S. Congress Subject: Congr Session 1. At that time there were no bridges in the whole land called Dale county.

Thomas Andrews, Sr., built the first bridge across the river at Newton. It was a toll bridge and "Bertice (second letter faded, could be e, c, or o) Byrd, Sr., kept it for him until the Harrison flood carried it off. Then he kept a ferry for a long time.

Abandoned pratt pony truss bridge over Choctawhatchee River on an abandoned alignment of AL 56 Location Dale County, Alabama Status Derelict/abandoned Design Pratt pony truss Approximate latitude, longitude +, (decimal degrees) 31°22'27" N, 85°31'25" W (degrees°minutes'seconds") Approximate UTM coordinates.

Choctawhatchee River at the town of Newton, Alabama. It is a story of the Civil War, the lynching of an unfortunate man named Bill Sketoe (or Sketo) and a "hole that will not stay filled." Sketoe's Hole was a Dale County landmark for many years and became quite famous after Kathryn Tucker Windham wrote about it in her book 13 Alabama Ghosts and.

Choctawhatchee River General Description & Characteristics. The Choctawhatchee (CHOCK t'HATCH-ee), a largely undiscovered delight for canoeists, is a primary river emanating from Barbour County in southeastern Alabama.

Its total length is about miles. With reasonable flow, nearly miles is floatable. Choctawhatchee River miles above the Alabama/Florida state lines approximately 3 miles downstream of Geneva in Geneva County - Largemouth bass, spotted bass (mercury).Near Ozark in central Dale County, the forks merge to form the Choctawhatchee River which flows southeast for about 48 miles to Geneva.

The Choctawhatchee River is one of the longest free-flowing rivers remaining in Alabama and drains an area of 3, square miles.Alabama Rivers Shown on the Map: Alabama River, Black Warrior River, Cahaba River, Chattahoochee River, Choctawhatchee River, Conecuh River, Coosa River, Locust Fork, Mulberry Fork, Pea River, Sipsey River, Tallapoosa River, Tennessee River and Tombigbee River.

Alabama Lakes Shown on the Map: Guntersville Lake, Lewis Smith Lake, Logan Martin Lake, Martin Lake.