Water-related Recreation Providers. Federal Water Project Recreation Act of 1965. Ordered reservoir managing agencies to provide recreation. Tennessee Valley Authority Bureau of Reclamation Army Corps of Engineers. Tennessee Valley Authority. A regional development agency that:
Ordered reservoir managing agencies to provide recreation.
Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area (formerly TVA)
National Reclamation Act of 1902
Authorized the Secretary of the Interior to develop hydropower and irrigation projects in 17 western states.
Hoover Dam turbines
Waterskiing on Lake Mead, Nevada.
Black Canyon Dam, ID center
Lake Sonoma, CA.
Campground at Sonoma Lake, CA
Sonoma Lake trail system
Views from trails.
Manages 13 locks & dams in MN, WI, & IA
Purposes: Navigation (commercial & recreation), flood control, wildlife management
Lock control building
Dredge boat “William A. Thompson” and relocation of dredged materials
Guttenberg waterfowl ponds at Lock 10
Forest management in 28,000 acres of shoreline.
NOAA Research Vessel
Great Lakes District center
ManhattanNY Sea Grant
Great Lakes surface temperature monitoring program
Satellite image center