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Green Peter pool soon too low for boats


September 15, 2015

Green Peter reservoir is expected to be inaccessible to boaters as early as this week and only one Foster Reservoir boat ramp will soon be useable, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Friday, Sept. 19.

The Corps said water levels for boaters and other recreation users that Green Peter reservoir is likely to recede below their minimum conservation elevations as early as this week.

The Corps usually tries to hold water levels near those elevations throughout the winter. Going below them will put the the Thistle Creek low-water boat ramp at Green Peter.

At the same time, the Corps is star...

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