Lake Level
552.18 FEET
8/31/2015
Full Pool: 552.0
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Veterans’ project still on schedule

Glasgow Daily Times

Date: 8/26/2015 9:12:00 PM

GLASGOW – Plans are progressing nicely for the September 11 Wounded Warriors event on Barren River Lake. The two chapters of the Caveland Oldtimers, (Glasgow and Bowling Green), will host 12 Wounded Warriors from the organization in Nashville for a

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Dates for waterfowl drawings set

Courier-Journal

Date: 8/22/2015 3:38:00 PM

Dates for annual waterfowl blind drawings at the Doug Travis, Lake Barkley, Barren River Lake, Green River Lake and Sloughs wildlife management areas have been set. To participate in a draw a hunter must be 18 or older and have a Kentucky hunting license

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State sets waterfowl blind drawing dates for several Kentucky wildlife management areas

KY Forward

Date: 8/21/2015 6:06:00 AM

The dates have been set for the annual waterfowl blind drawings for Doug Travis, Lake Barkley, Barren River Lake, Green River Lake and Sloughs Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs). Hunters interested in participating in the waterfowl blind drawing must be at

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BARREN COUNTY DIVE TEAM MEMBERS TALK ABOUT UNUSUALLY BUSY YEAR AND HOW TO BE SAFE ON THE WATER

WCLU 1490

Date: 8/18/2015 8:06:00 AM

A big part of the problem, especially at Barren River Lake is the debris at the bottom. Individuals can get themselves caught up before they realize. Andrew Daniels, the newest member of the Dive Team, says people don’t realize how dangerous this

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Missing: One foam noodle

Daily News

Date: 8/15/2015 11:07:00 PM

If you find a lime green foam noodle floating on Barren River Lake, it might be mine. Last Sunday was a terrific day on the water. Normally I am more than happy with my simple fishing setup: a camp chair or canoe. But last weekend, I was on a real boat

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• River: East Fork Barren River
• Surface Area: 10,100 Acres
• Drainage Area: 940 Square Miles
In addition to the many recreation areas managed and/or leased out by the Corps of Engineers at Barren River Lake, more than 7,000 acres of land is licensed to the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources for the management of public hunting areas. The Corps also offers wildlife viewing opportunities in the Quarry Road Recreation Area with a 14-acre native prairie field and wildlife viewing trail.



Pool Elevation Area Length
(Feet mean sea level) (Acres) (Miles)
Winter 525 4,340 21
Summer 552 10,000 33
Total Storage 590 20,150 46
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