Dierks Lake

ARKANSAS


Lake Level
527.05 FEET
2/20/2017
Full Pool: 526.0
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Water Resources Outlook (January 2017)

Southeast River Forecast Center

Date: 1/27/2017

We examine the water resouces outlook for the southeast U.S. as of January 2017

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Dierks Lake

wow.com

Date: 1/2/2017 8:48:27 AM

The Flood Control Act approved July 3, 1958 authorized Dierks Dam for construction. The project was designed by the Tulsa District of the United States Army Corps of Engineers and constructed under their supervision. Construction of the project was started

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Christmas trees can make fish habitats

Texarkana Gazette

Date: 12/27/2016 11:04:00 PM

Trees may be dropped off at any of these locations in Southwest Arkansas: Bois d'Arc Lake at Kidd's Landing or Hatfield Access; Millwood Lake at Cottonshed, White Cliff's Recreation Areas and the Millwood State Park ramp on the point; Dierks Lake at

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Water Resources Outlook (December 2016)

Southeast River Forecast Center

Date: 12/15/2016

We examine the water resouces outlook for the southeast U.S. as of December 2016

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Dierks Lake generates impressive fish tales

The Sentinel-Record

Date: 11/24/2016 4:00:00 PM

Outdoor writer and photographer Corbet Deary is featured regularly in The Sentinel-Record. Today, Deary writes about Dierks Lake. My past couple of articles have covered small lakes situated in the western extremities of Arkansas. Well, plans are to cover

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• Surface Area: 1,360 Acres
Dierks Lake is a reservoir 56 miles (90 km) down the Saline River, and 5 mi (8 km) from Dierks, Arkansas.
The purposes of Dierks Lake are: flood control on the Saline River, recreation, water supply, and fish and wildlife conservation. As a part of the Little River Basin System the lake offers a high degree of flood protection to large areas of land both in the Little River Basin and the flood plain along the Red River.
Recreation on the lake is very popular. The 1,360-acre (6 km2) lake provides and enjoyable experience for the boating enthusiast. Dierks Lake is known for its wonderful bass and crappie fishing. It is also a great place for swimming and skiing. Fishing provides many hours of enjoyment for the visitors at Dierks Lake. The species most actively sought are: smallmouth bass, largemouth bass, spotted bass, crappie, channel catfish, flathead catfish, and the various species of sunfish. Most of the species found in the lake are also found in the downstream area. Picnicking areas are available at many of the sites on Dierks Lake. There are 4 reservable picnic areas, which are great for family reunions or holidays. The picnic shelters are lighted and equipped with barbecue grills and electricity. These shelters are located at Jefferson Ridge, Horseshoe Bend, and Dierks Overlook.
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