Falls Reservoir

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Falls Reservoir
LocationMontgomery / Stanly counties, North Carolina, USA
Coordinates35°23′43″N 080°04′29″W / 35.39528°N 80.07472°W / 35.39528; -80.07472Coordinates: 35°23′43″N 080°04′29″W / 35.39528°N 80.07472°W / 35.39528; -80.07472
Typereservoir
Primary inflowsYadkin River
Primary outflowsYadkin River
Basin countriesUnited States
Surface area204 acres (82.6 ha)
 
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Falls Reservoir
LocationMontgomery / Stanly counties, North Carolina, USA
Coordinates35°23′43″N 080°04′29″W / 35.39528°N 80.07472°W / 35.39528; -80.07472Coordinates: 35°23′43″N 080°04′29″W / 35.39528°N 80.07472°W / 35.39528; -80.07472
Typereservoir
Primary inflowsYadkin River
Primary outflowsYadkin River
Basin countriesUnited States
Surface area204 acres (82.6 ha)

Falls Reservoir is part of the Yadkin River Project in North Carolina and managed by Alcoa as part of their hydroelectric business. It is the last of four reservoirs along a 38-mile (61 km) stretch of the Yadkin River. Falls Reservoir is the smallest of the four reservoirs and covers 204 acres (0.826 km2) and has a shoreline length of 6 miles (9.7 km). [1]

Other lakes in the Yadkin River Project[edit]

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