Garrison Dam and Lake Sakakawea
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Garrison Dam and Lake Sakakawea hearings before the Subcommittee on Water and Power of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred First Congress, first session, on the impact of Garrison Dam and Lake Sakakawea on local communities, Parshall, ND, August 25, 1989, Bismarck, ND, October 9, 1989. by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Subcommittee on Water and Power.

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Written in English


  • Water resources development -- North Dakota.,
  • Garrison Dam (N.D.),
  • Sakakawea, Lake (N.D.)

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SeriesS. hrg -- 101-421.
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 292 p. :
Number of Pages292
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17657684M

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Lake Sakakawea and Garrison Dam are located 75 miles north of Bismarck, North Dakota amongst the rolling prairie and badlands of Western North Dakota. Lake Sakakawea is the third largest man-made lake in the United States. The lake is miles long, has over 1, miles of shoreline, and deepest part is   The May 1 projection had Lake Sakakawea peaking at 1, feet on June As of Tuesday morning, Lake Sakakawea stood at 1, feet and calculations are that it Garrison is located on the north shore of beautiful Lake Sakakawea. The lake, named for the Native American woman who joined Lewis & Clark + years ago, is the third-largest manmade lake in the United States. It's filled by the Missouri River and contained by the Garrison Dam The items listed below are published documents regarding the Surplus Water Report for Garrison Dam and Lake Sakakawea and are available from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Digital Library.. Surplus Water Report (Finding of No Significant Impact (J ) Volume II Surplus Water Report and Environmental Assessment (Finding of No Significant Impact (J ) /Planning/Planning-Projects/Garrison-Surplus-Water.

  The law and the Dakota Water Resource Act of created new directions for the Garrison Dam and Garrison Diversion. These laws provided funding for urban, rural, and industrial water projects. Good quality Missouri River water from Lake Sakakawea is now being piped into many towns and farms to replace saline, discolored, or arsenic-laced /sectionbeyond-garrison-dam. Finding Aid - The Garrison Dam and Lake Sakakawea. The folder has pamphlets on the pros and cons of building the dam at Garrison or at the Upper location. Also supplied is information about the effect the dam and reservoir would have on the Three Affiliated Tribes of the reservation. There is also a folder in the box on the Rural   the Missouri River and Lake Sakakawea, controlled and gave the State own-ership of the Wilkinsons’ minerals The State admitted that, “[t]he Phase I Study did not take into account the location of the OHWM before the con-struction of the Garrison Dam or any alleged direct effect from Lake Sa-, The Takings Clause. :// Lake Sakakawea is melting fast and I'm thinking the first open water trip to the lake will be coming much sooner than we thought. Lake Sakakawea had fantastic fishing last year and this year should be even better! Report: 4/30/ The fishing this week was still a little on the slow

  The park is the terminus of the North Country National Scenic Trail which, when completed, will stretch 4, miles from upstate New York to Lake Sakakawea State Park. Several multi-use trails in the park are perfect for hiking, biking, cross-country skiing and snowshoeing. Hikers are encouraged to take in the scenic beauty of the completed segments of the North Country National Scenic Trail   This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Garrison Dam. The fifth-largest earthen dam in the world, Garrison is located in central North Dakota. The dam on the Missouri River created Lake Sakakawea. The reservoir is miles long and in some places, six miles wide. When the dam was built, many people were forced to sell their land and Lake Sakakawea and Garrison Dam. At miles long and with nearly 1, miles of shoreline along the dammed Missouri River, Lake Sakakawea is the third largest artificial “lake” in the United States. It’s one of many places in the northwestern United States named for the legendary Shoshone woman, also known as Sacagawea, who accompanied the Lewis and Clark expedition across the Rocky /north-dakota/lake-sakakawea-knife-river-indian-villages.   (O&GMP) for Public Lands managed by the U.S. Almy C01ps of Engineers (C01ps), Garrison Dam/Lake Sakakawea Project (Ganison Project) in North Dakota (see Map 1). The Ganison Project was constmcted from to and encompasses approximately , acres of land and water in McLean, Mercer, Dmm, Mountrail, McKenzie, and Williams ://