Utah Lake

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Utah Lake,

c.145 sq mi (380 sq km), N central Utah; largest freshwater lake in the state. It drains through the Jordan River to the Great Salt Lake. Utah Lake is what remains of the prehistoric Lake Bonneville. The ProvoProvo,
river, c.70 mi (110 km) long, rising in the Uinta Mts., NE Utah, and flowing SW past Provo to Utah Lake. It was early used for irrigation, but after Utah Lake was badly depleted in the 1930s, the Bureau of Reclamation rehabilitated the old irrigation installations and
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 River project and the Strawberry valley projectStrawberry valley project,
N central Utah, developed by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation for irrigating lands S of Utah Lake; constructed 1906–13. The water of Strawberry River and its tributaries is carried by a tunnel through the Wasatch Range to a tributary of the Spanish
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 irrigate the region. Bird and waterfowl preserves are there, as is Utah Lake Park.
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The charges, filed in October, came after a federal investigation into an online video that surfaced last year and appeared to show a paraglider near Utah Lake kicking a soaring owl and boasting about it.
Travelers looking to stay active outside of the Provo, Utah hotel will enjoy easy access to Utah Lake State Park, Sundance Resort and Park City.
To Todd Frye, there's nothing more peaceful than the silence he experiences while gliding down the center of Utah Lake in his sailboat on a warm spring day.
Whilst last season was dexterously built around the Doctor dying by that Utah lake, this year has delved little in to the mystery of Clara 'Oswin' Oswald.
Situated at the base of three mountain ranges, Utah Lake is an essential water source for high-elevation communities.
As Lake Bonneville receded, it left a number of smaller lakes--including the Great Salt Lake and the freshwater Utah Lake.
High mortality rates among lagomorphs may have forced deer flies to seek alternate hosts, specifically muskrats, which are associated with type B strains and have been linked to outbreaks among trappers at Utah Lake (3).
When the parkway trail is completed, riders will roll 50 paved miles between Provo's Utah Lake to the Great Salt Lake.
She remembers years ago hearing on the news that Utah Lake (see map, p.
She found that nitrate, phosphorus, sediment, and other substances make it the most polluted river flowing into Utah Lake.
Historically, it was widely distributed in freshwater ponds, swamps, springs, and tributaries around the Great Salt Lake, Utah Lake, and Sevier Lake.
In Utah, the Soldier Pass fire at Lake Mountain on the west side of Utah Lake threatened three explosives plants located within five miles of one another, said Utah County fire marshal Tom Wroe.

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