Enid Lake

MISSISSIPPI


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234.64 FEET
2/21/2017
Full Pool: 250.0
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Eight Mississippi dams do not have an Emergency Action Plan in place

newsms.fm

Date: 2/16/2017 10:11:00 AM

Excluding Pickwick Lake, which is spread out amongst Alabama, Tennessee and Mississippi, the four largest lakes are: Grenada Lake, Ross Barnett Reservoir, Sardis Lake and Enid Lake. And of those four, the tallest dam is at Sardis Lake, standing 97 feet

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BORING AT WALLACE CREEK RECREATION AREA, ENID LAKE, MISSISSIPPI

environmentguru.com

Date: 1/31/2017 12:38:00 PM

FURNISH ALL EQUIPMENT, MATERIALS, SUPPLIES, PERSONNEL AND LABOR NECESSARY TO ACCOMPLISH DIRECTIONAL BORING AT WALLACE CREEK RECREATION AREA, ENID LAKE, MISSISSIPPI This is a combined synopsis/solicitation for commercial items prepared in accordance with

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Water Resources Outlook (January 2017)

Southeast River Forecast Center

Date: 1/27/2017

We examine the water resouces outlook for the southeast U.S. as of January 2017

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Recycling live Christmas trees urged

Oxford Eagle

Date: 12/28/2016 7:58:00 AM

“It’s a good partnership.” The trees will be stored until Habitat Day on Feb. 4, where volunteers will come together to unload the discarded trees and put them in various spots in Enid Lake to create fish habitats. The trees are staked down to keep

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Enid Lake via Pioneer Bridle Trail Hike

www.oregonhikers.org

Date: 12/19/2016 4:00:00 PM

The Pioneer Bridle Trail heads up north of Rhododendron, crosses Highway 26, and then switchbacks up the slopes of Laurel Hill to Government Camp. Hiking up here, one is granted the experience of treading on, or near, a succession of five passageways

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• River: Yazoo River
• Length: 65 Miles
• Surface Area: 15,000 Acres
• Volume: 1,213,500 Acre Feet
• Drainage Area: 560 Square Miles
Enid Lake and the surrounding land, managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, provides multiple premiere campsites and opportunities for boating, hiking, swimming, picnicking, fishing, horseback riding, and wildlife and wildflower viewing. Enid Lake is part of the Yazoo Headwater Project, a comprehensive flood control solution designed to address disastrous floods that occurred in the Lower Mississippi Valley from the mid-1800s to the early 1900s. After the most devastating of the floods, occurring in 1927, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers were charged with the design, implementation, and management of this critical project.

"Enid Lake has been recognized as one of America’s Top 10 Fishing Spots, and Enid’s Persimmon Hill Campground has been selected as one of America’s Top 100 Family Campgrounds twice by the National Recreation Reservation Service. Not only is Enid Lake a camper's dream, it is also home of the world record white crappie which weighed an impressive 5 pounds 3 ounces."


Since completion, the Yazoo Headwater Project protects over one million acres from flooding and partially protects another 300,000 acres. As a direct result, Mississippi has been able to consistently produce significantly more agricultural products for national and international consumption. Additional lands surrounding the lake, purchased as part of the original project, continue to be managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Public recreational opportunities, fish and wildlife management, environmental conservation, and forestry reclamation are among the many continuing successes of this project.
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