(Henderson, NC)  An update on the effects of Hydrilla has been announced by Paul McKenzie
Agricultural Extension Agent, Vance/Warren Counties with NC Cooperative Extension.  (NOT FAMILIAR WITH HYDRILLA? SEE RECENT KLPW PHOTOS BELOW)McKenzie, who has organized and led some preliminary meetings and in-water surveys wants interested people on and around Kerr Lake to make plans to attend an informational meeting about the aquatic weed Hydrilla, which has become established over scores of acres in John

(Clarksville, VA)  As midsummer approaches, trees are coming down and the slope of the hills of Area B Campground are giving way as earth movers give that tract of land a makeover into what will eventually become a marina.  A groundbreaking ceremony was held on the site in mid-June (More info from SOVANOW.COM).  Having been discussed for years, the marina is now located in what most consider the best

RESTROOMS NEED A LITTLE TLC OR IS IT TNT?

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on July 28, 2011

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On our sister Facebook page KLPW recently showed a comparison of a couple of the restrooms at Hibernia State Recreation Area with those at a state park.   Shown below in the brown are one of the brand new bathroom facilities at Raven Rock State Park.  Shown to the right is a 60’s era bathroom facility at Hibernia SRA.

    

The Kerr Lake Park Watch or KLPW for short, has been established by campers and park users who visit NC State Recreation Areas and Virginia State Parks on Kerr Lake, as well as  parks & recreational facilities operated by the US Army Corps of Engineers

KLPW was founded in 2010 by Frank Timberlake, a native of Granville County.  As a former board member of several parks and recreation boards and as a park activist, Timberlake has

Welcome

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kerrlake

on July 26, 2011

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Welcome to the WEB/BLOG version of KERR LAKE PARK WATCH.  You can also find us on Facebook under the same name.

HERE’S A LIST OF PARKS THAT ARE CURRENTLY INCLUDED IN KERR LAKE PARK WATCH

US Army Corp of Engineers

North Bend Park
Palmer Point Park
Rudd’s Creek Campground
Longwood Campground
Island Creek Park
Ivy Hill Park
Grassy Creek Park

Virginia State Parks

Occoneechee State Park
Staunton River State Park

North Carolina