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  • June 15 recreational release on Nantahala River cancelled due to storm damage

    Recreational release on Nantahala River Bypass canceled due to storm damage

    • June 15 recreational release will be rescheduled to a later date

    Due to road damage, the Nantahala River Bypass release scheduled for Friday, June 15, 2018, will be rescheduled to a later date. High flows from Tropical Storm Alberto damaged access areas on the Nantahala Cascades and Upper Nantahala. A new release date will be identified following consultation with stakeholders. Recreational releases from the Nantahala Powerhouse will continue as scheduled.

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