The act tasked TVA to improve river; providing flood control through reforestation, developing agriculture, commerce and industry in the valley; and operating the hydroelectric Wilson Dam
, TVA employed 9000 people and built 16 dams between 1933 and 1944 in seven states.
Bhandardara sits by the Pravara River, and the natural environment, waterfalls, mountains, Wilson dam
, Arthur lake and Randha falls are tourist attractions.
Cooper served as chief engineer of the Keokuk Dam on the Mississippi River (1913); design and consulting engineer for the Wilson Dam
on the Muscle Shoals River (1924); and a consulting engineer on the Dnieper Hydroelectric Station, Soviet Union (1932).
We also thank the Wilson Dam
Local Section of the American Chemical Society for additional support.
In 2002, a large mussel die-off was noted in Pickwick Reservoir, Tennessee River, AL, tail waters of Wilson Dam
Tennessee River mile (TRM) 259.4.