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Milburnie P-7910

General information

Waterway  Neuse River
Current status   Removed 
Type of facility Conventional Hydro
Type of permit FERC Exemption
Year built 1813 & 1900
Year retired 2013
Year removed 2017

FERC information

FERC docket # P-7910

Ownership and operation

Owner Milburnie Hydro, Inc.

Milburnie Dam was the last impediment to migratory fish on the Neuse River from the coast, particularly shad and striped bass. The Neuse will not only benefit from the removal of the dam, but the site of this project will be protected in perpetuity under a conservation easement.

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