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Proposed Commercial Recreation Easement on Watauga Reservoir

TVA is considering a request to grant a 30-year commercial recreation easement over 7.3 acres at Watauga Lake Shore Resort, on Watauga Reservoir at Watauga River mile 19.9 (left bank) in Carter County, Tennessee. WLM, LLC has requested the easement for continued operation of Watauga Lake Shore Resort. The requested easement would grant long-term land rights to the operator for the use of TVA property.

TVA is interested in receiving comments regarding the action’s potential to affect the environment or historic properties, and to identify any other issues associated with this request. Any comments received, including names and addresses, will become part of the administrative record and will be available for public inspection. All written comments on this proposed action must be received on or before February 16, 2019. Written comments may be mailed to the address below or e-mailed to [email protected].


More information on this land action can be obtained from:

Jonathan McNutt
[email protected]
106 Tri-Cities Business Park Drive
Gray, TN 37615