Aquilla Lake


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535.89 FEET
Full Pool: 537.5
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Variation in the Weight-to-Length Relationship among Florida and Northern Largemouth Bass and Their Intraspecific F1 Hybrid

Date: 8/31/2016 11:58:02 AM

s. salmoides, and their first-generation (F1) intraspecific hybrid in Aquilla Lake, Texas. Small Florida largemouth bass (101–300 mm total length, TL) displayed lower Wr values than small northern largemouth bass. Differences in Wr were not apparent

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August Heat Wave Broken By Wet Weather

Hillsboro Reporter

Date: 8/25/2016 8:20:00 AM

Hillsboro Fire/Rescue Swift Water Rescue Team (SWRT) successfully executed a high-water rescue for a stranded motorist on Private Road 234 south of Aquilla Lake. Members of the SWRT deployed a boat to save the driver, identified as Phillip Ward of Whitney

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Whitney, Hill County, Texas Land For Sale - 5.53 Acres

Date: 8/23/2016 5:00:00 PM

Short drive to Aquilla Lake and boat ramp. This unimproved property has so much potential and is located in a great school district. Call for more details

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Hcounty Rd # 2130 Whitney, TX 76692


Date: 8/22/2016 5:00:00 PM

Short drive to Aquilla Lake and boat ramp. This unimproved property has so much potential and is located in a great school district. Call for more details

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10035 Aquilla Lake Cir Cypress, TX 77433

Date: 8/18/2016 2:44:39 AM

This is a Single-Family Home located at 10035 Aquilla Lake Circle, Cypress, TX. 10035 Aquilla Lake Cir has 4 beds, 2 ½ baths, and approximately 3,242 square feet. The property has a lot size of 10,254 sqft and was built in 2012. The average list price for

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• River: Brazos River
• Surface Area: 7,000 Acres
• Volume: 146,500 Acre Feet
• Drainage Area: 252 Square Miles
Aquilla Lake is located approximately seven miles southeast of Hillsboro or approximately twenty-three miles north of Waco in Hill County, on Aquilla Creek and Hackberry Creek, tributaries of the Brazos River.

The dam is part of the overall flood control project in the Brazos River basin. The lake is owned by the U.S. Government and operated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers under contract with the Brazos River Authority for water supply, flood control, and recreation purposes.

Construction of the dam began on June 14, 1978 and was completed on May 16, 1983. Deliberate impoundment began April 29, 1983. The dam is formed by a rolled earth-fill embankment with a crest length of 11,890 feet, a top width of 38 feet, and a maximum height above the streambed of 104.5 feet. A reinforced concrete inlet structure near the center of dam houses the flood-control gates and operating equipment. A 1,200-foot overflow emergency spillway is located on the left abutment. At top of flood control pool, elevation 556.0 feet, the lake would cover 7,000 surface acres and store 146,000 acre feet of water. The dam controls a drainage area of about 252 square miles
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