RFHP
To protect and improve healthy aquatic habitat in reservoir systems for the benefit of fish and wildlife and the enhancement of quality of life for people and their communities
  
 

Priority Reservoir Habitat Restoration Projects



2009 Proposed Projects:

Arkansas

- Reduction of Nuisance Aquatic Vegetation in Felsenthal Reservoir, Arkansas


Iowa

- Rathburn Lake Restoration Special Project


Kansas

- Reduce Fish Entrainment at Lovewell Reservoir, KS

- Milford Reservoir Fisheries Resource Protection and Restoration Project


Kentucky

- Lake Cumberland Shoreline Enhancement Project


Missouri

- Table Rock Lake Restoration Program


Nebraska

- Branched Oak Reservoir Rehabilitation Proposal


Oklahoma

- Eufaula Lake, Oklahoma Habitat Restoration Protection

- Water Quality and Fisheries and Wildlife Habitat Improvement in Lake Texoma:
Creating Jobs and Economic Security


Texas

- Lake Waco Ecosystem Restoration Project

- San Jacinto River Watershed Restoration and Enhancement Project


Utah

- Reservoir Priorities and Suggested Actions in Utah


Virginia

- John H. Kerr Reservoir Habitat Restoration Plan

- Philpott Dam Restoration Project


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Healthy reservoir systems meet many needs:

  • Habitat for aquatic and terrestrial life

  • Fishing for 20 million freshwater anglers

  • Primary recreation areas for boating, swimming, camping, and other outdoor activities

  • Tourist destinations bringing economic benefit to nearby communities

  • Water supply for agriculture, industry, and municipal use

  • Power generation

  • Flood control


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To join in this effort, contact:

Jeff Boxrucker, Coordinator
Reservoir Fisheries Habitat
Partnership
9321 E. State Highway 9
Norman, OK 73026
405-659-1797
jboxrucker@sbcglobal.net