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Castle Rock Cut Being Dredged Again

For the second time the National Park Service has hired Brown Brothers Construction from Loa, Utah, to deepen the Castle Rock Cut at Lake Powell. The first time was in 2009 when the cut was deepened to allow boat traffic

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Lake Powell & Amangiri Get Some Excellent Press

It is Championship Weekend at the US Open Tennis Tournament, and yes, I am a fan and glued to the action! During my morning search of the news and all things Lake Powell I ran across this in the New

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Southern Utah Lake Powell Flash Flood August 2012

The Monsoon season in the Lake Powell area started out kind of slow this year but has really turned out great. David Rankin, my son, chases flash floods in the area and also reports to the National Weather Service in

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Real Estate and The Lake Powell Pipeline Part 4

The Lake Powell Pipeline is back in the news this week. I’ve followed this proposed project over the past years on this site. Background info can be found in links at the bottom of this post. The proposal on the

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As Monsoon Season Starts at Lake Powell Watch Out For Flash Floods!

I woke up this morning to something that has not been seen for several months in the Lake Powell area ~ water falling gently out of the sky in the form of rain!! The South Shore of the Lake Powell

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Happy 4th of July!

Hope everyone is enjoying time with family and friends over this holiday week! Liberty is always dangerous, but it is the safest thing we have. — Harry Emerson Fosdick Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it. —

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Happy 95th Birthday to the National Park Service

Happy Birthday to the National Park Service – 95 Years Old Today It is hard to image our country without a Yellowstone National Park, or a Grand Canyon or even a Glen Canyon National Recreation Area. While Yellowstone was set

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Lake Powell Makes the Los Angeles Times

The Los Angeles Times did a feature story on Lake Powell last week focusing on not only the sheer amount of water we received this year but also the lake fluctuations. Bounty at Lake Powell follows record dry stretch (I

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