Lake Havasu


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448.49 FEET
Full Pool: 445.0
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Lake Havasu City manager to retire at end of year

Havasu News

Date: 5/24/2017 12:07:00 AM

Lake Havasu City Manager Charlie Cassens gave notice Tuesday night that he intends to retire at the end of the year. Cassens made the announcement at the regular City Council meeting, in advance of a performance review. He won’t effectively leave his

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Get $20 for each northern pike caught in Green Mountain Reservoir

Fox 21 News

Date: 5/23/2017 7:06:00 PM

If northern pike eventually reach federally listed critical habitat in the Colorado River, officials say they would prey upon the state’s endangered native fishes – the Colorado pikeminnow, humpback chub, razorback sucker and bonytail. According to the

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Man Found Dead in Colorado River After Police Chase ID'd

U.S. News & World Report

Date: 5/23/2017 6:58:00 PM

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Authorities have released the name of a man who was found dead after he jumped into a river while running from police in northern Colorado. Steamboat Today reports 22-year-old Arman Qureshi's body was

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Water authority director sues Sixth Street bouncer over injuries

Date: 5/23/2017 6:26:00 PM

Brown is on medical leave from his position as executive director of the Upper Colorado River Authority. McFarland was charged with aggravated assault, a second-degree felony. A popular downtown Austin bar is being sued because one of its bouncers struck a

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Vacationland 2017: Moab

The Daily Sentinel

Date: 5/23/2017 11:00:00 AM

(435-355-0288, ON THE ROAD: Moab is known for sweeping vistas, and one of the best ways to appreciate them is via Utah Scenic Byways, which include: Upper Colorado River Scenic Byway along Utah Highway 128, which takes visitors east

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• River: Colorado River
• Length: 450 Miles
• Surface Area: 19,300 Acres
• Volume: 648,000 Acre Feet
• Drainage Area: 178,392 Square Miles
• Average Depth: 35 Feet
Lake Havasu is a large reservoir behind Parker Dam on the Colorado River, on the border between California and Arizona. Lake Havasu City sits on the lake's eastern shore. The lake has a capacity of 648,000 acre feet (799,000,000 m3). The concrete arch dam was built by the United States Bureau of Reclamation between 1934 and 1938. The lake's primary purpose is to store water for pumping into two aqueducts.
Lake Havasu is well known for its recreational fishing and boating, which bring in 750,000 visitors a year. Fishing tournaments are often held on the lake, where bass are the main catch.
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