Nolichucky


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Nolichucky

(nŏl'ĭchŭk`ē, nŏl`ĭchŭk'ē), river, c.150 mi (240 km) long, rising in the Blue Ridge, W N.C., and flowing NW and W to the French Broad River W of Greeneville, Tenn. A power dam impounds Davy Crockett Lake SW of Greeneville. The first settlement on the river was made in 1772.
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Rafting the Nolichucky River takes you into the deepest gorge in the Southeast, a place of timeless beauty.
The Appalachian elktoe has been eliminated from much of its range and survives only in scattered pockets of suitable habitat in portions of the Little Tennessee River system, Pigeon River system, and Little River in North Carolina, and the Nolichucky River system in North Carolina and Tennessee.
TVA is in the process of performing visual walk downs and inspections at the following dams: Beaver Creek, Clear Creek, Boone, Cherokee, Doakes Creek (on Norris Reservoir), Douglas, Fontana, Fort Patrick Henry, Nolichucky, Norris, South Holston, Watauga and Wilbur.
tanasi into the Hiwassee, Holston, Nolichucky, and Elk rivers in Tennessee.
Southern Appalachian brook trout also were present in all major watersheds in east Tennessee that contain brook trout (South Fork Holston, Watauga, Nolichucky, French Broad, and Tellico/Little Tennessee).