Ocoee River Whitewater

The Tennessee Valley Authority has relesaed a statement the the higher water level draw down of lake Blue Ridge (reservoir in northern Georgia that provides water to the Ocoee River) has been concluded. The will now be a lower level draw down from now until Ocotober. This reduction in water will not have a negative impact on the water levels provided for Ocoee River Whitewater Rafting releases. The Tennessee Valley Authority maintains that normal water levels and times of releases will continue throughout the remaining Ocoee River Whitewater Rating season.