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Lake Wylie


• Largest individual watershed along the Catawba River
Oldest lake in the Catawba River chain-
the first dam was built near Ft. Mill in 1904
• Total surface area of 12,139 acres
• 67 miles of shoreline in Mecklenburg County
Drinking water source for Belmont and Rock Hill
Water stays in Lake Wylie for about 32 days before
   flowing through the dam and into the Catawba River
Lake Wylie

Lake Use Support Index (LUSI) map for Lake Wylie

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