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RECOVERY ACT PROJECTS FOR LAKE MEAD NRA

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Date: April 23, 2009
Contact: Andrew S. Muñoz, 702-293-8691

RECOVERY ACT PROJECTS FOR LAKE MEAD NRA

Multiple State Projects
Lake Mead  -Install Gate to Protect Visitors and Preserve Resource Habitat (multiple projects)
 -Rehabilitate Fish Cleaning Stations at Boat Launch Ramps
 -Repair Flash Flood Warning System Replace HVAC Units Parkwide Seal -Hazardous Mine and Restore Natural Landscape (multiple projects) Seal -Hazardous Mine, Install Gate, and Restore Natural Landscape (multiple projects)
Lake Mead Total  $802,000


Nevada Projects
Lake Mead  -Install Photovoltaic System at Warehouse Complex
 -Perform Preservation Treatment on Roads Parkwide
 -Rehabilitate 9 Miles of Northshore Road Replace Roofs on Three Quarters Units
Lake Mead Total  $18,268,000

Full list is available at: http://recovery.doi.gov/docs/nps/nps_state_projects.pdf

Andrew S. Muñoz
Public Affairs Officer
Lake Mead National Recreation Area
702-293-8691 office
andrew_munoz@nps.gov
http://www.nps.gov/lame

Did You Know?

Down River view of Hoover Dam

Hoover Dam, the world's largest hydroelectric installation at the time of its construction, presented massive challenges to its designers and builders, yet the project was completed in less than five years! Hoover Dam backed up the waters of the Colorado River to create Lake Mead.