Dam Facts

BLRC Official Statement on ODNR Notice of Encroachment

By | 2018-02-05T10:30:55+00:00 February 5th, 2018|Dam Facts, ODNR, The DAM, Updates|

BLRC Responds to ODNR's Notice of Encroachment.   Several homeowners in the Buckeye Lake Region recently received a Notice of Encroachment from Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Parks and Watercraft. While the Buckeye Lake Region Corporation (BLRC) supports the mission to protect and maintain state property for public use, we do not feel that [...]

ODNR’s Revised Mitigation Plan

By | 2017-10-10T09:09:53+00:00 October 10th, 2017|ODNR, Planning and Studies, Updates|

In an effort to keep everyone informed on the additional mitigation measures the ODNR has developed to compensate for water quality impacts resulting from the proposed project we wanted to provide the public with the following article. View and download here »

January 2017 Community Meeting NOTES

By | 2017-02-02T14:15:54+00:00 January 31st, 2017|Activities, Dam Facts, Engineering, Events, Nature & Weather, ODNR, People, The DAM, Uncategorized, Updates|

A great deal of information was provided at the January 21, 2017 Community Update Meeting.  There is a link below to download an 8-page recap of the meeting. We will be in touch with various Task Force representatives to provide more detailed information about their presentations and will post updates from the Tasks Forces as [...]

Understanding the Buckeye Lake Dam

By | 2017-01-17T10:31:07+00:00 January 9th, 2017|Dam Facts|

In order to understand what the Buckeye Lake Dam does, it is important to understand how the Lake functions. The following is a little simplified, but reasonably consistent with the actual engineering information. The Lake is like a bathtub: The rain fills the Lake, like the faucet fills a bathtub. The spillways empty the Lake [...]

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