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White Perch are good fish food no matter how they're cooked

...shallow water on the way out to the Savannah River arm. You'll pass the pipes entering the lake as part of the oxygenation system. Head up the river, keeping to the right and move past Horseshoe Island (Parksville) and then Dordon Creek...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2012-12-20/white-perch-are-good-fish-food-no
Only 3 reversible turbines available for use this year

...lawsuit over fish kills, not to operate more than two of the dam's four "pumped storage" units at a time until an oxygenation system in Thurmond Lake was completed.The oxygen system, completed this year near Modoc, S.C., was designed to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-07-01/only-3-reversible-turbines-av
Night fishing requires preparation

...good. Our baits are living and we've seen good stripers in the top 20 feet of the water column, thanks to the oxygenation system.Billy Murphy, professional guide, with twins Brad and Jim (706) 733-0124 (Web site www.doubletroublefishingguides...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2011-07-14/night-fishing-requires-preparatio
Savannah harbor deepening settlement reached

...plans to appeal the agreement to the S.C. Administrative Law Court, arguing in part that the the proposed oxygenation system has not been proved to be effective.Part of the Board's approval of the settlement was tied to a related hurdle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-11-10/savannah-harbor-deepening-se
Engineers unveil final plan for Thurmond Lake project

...habitat closer to home. During a public meeting Thursday night, engineers unveiled final plans for a $6 million oxygenation system that will be built near Modoc, S.C., and begin operation sometime in 2010. The idea, according to project...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/06/01/pav_460683.shtml
Rob Pavey
New event gives added validity to park investment

...up Russell Dam's fish-killing reversible turbines. The commitment was to build a $5.5 million cryogenic oxygenation system that would expand striped bass habitat in Clarks Hill Lake, which bears the impact of millions of baitfish killed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/03/pav_430271.shtml
Rob Pavey
Lake project put on back burner

The Army Corps of Engineers' commitment to build a $4.8 million oxygenation system to boost striped bass fishing at Clarks Hill Lake might not be fulfilled as soon as many anglers had hoped. Although the project...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/18/pav_401513.shtml
Rob Pavey
Corps plan to oxygenate reservoir

...fish. In the 1980s, the Corps devised its first oxygenation system at nearby Lake Russell, which empties into Thurmond...designing the one for Thurmond," he said. Russell's oxygenation system was created in response to complaints that its turbines...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/23/out_345611.shtml
Outdoors
Dam jury still out

...also right to make sure the Corps holds to its commitments, including constructing a $4.5 million Thurmond Lake oxygenation system to benefit striped bass and restricting hydropower generation that scientists say will minimize fish-kills in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/20/edi_346289.shtml
Editorials
Fund-raiser helps plans for future

...didn't. Because of the litigation, the Corps has expanded parks and fishing access areas, promised a $3 million oxygenation system to aid striper fishing in Thurmond Lake and added many other amenities to benefit the public. TUCKAHOE HARVEST...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/10/15/out_300224.shtml
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