We apologize for the inconvenience caused by this necessary work to ensure the continued safe operation of the Wilson Dam
and the roadway over the dam.
Changes in the operation of Wilson Dam
were begun in 2006 to improve water flows and water quality during warmer months, which was when the die-offs had previously been noted.
Built in 1924, Wilson Dam
created a lake that buried a 37-mile stretch of treacherous rapids known as Muscle Shoals.
An exploration of TVA's wetlands and Florence's popular Wilson Dam
gave participants insight on how TVA works to protect the region's environment and support economic development in the area.
Following graduation, he joined the Tennessee Valley Authority in September 1940 as junior clerk-stenographer at Wilson Dam