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Water Resources Outlook - June 18 2015

NWS Southeast River Forecast Center

Date: 6/22/2015

Water Resources Outlook for June 18

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3 year old drowns after falling off boat

Fox San Antonio

Date: 6/1/2015 6:48:00 AM

BEXAR COUNTY, Texas - A three-year-old boy who died after falling into Calaveras Lake was identified early Monday morning. The Bexar County Medical Examiner identifies the young child as Cyrus Tijerina. Little Cyrus was with his family on Calaveras Lake

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3-year-old boy dies after fall into Calaveras Lake

KSAT

Date: 5/31/2015 8:11:00 PM

SAN ANTONIO - A 3-year-old boy died Sunday after falling into Calaveras Lake. The Bexar County Sheriff's Office said the boy died at University Hospital after being flown there by an AirLife helicopter. Deputies said the boy fell into the lake from a boat

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Child drowns after falling off boat at Calaveras Lake

San Antonio Express-News

Date: 5/31/2015 7:31:00 PM

SAN ANTONIO - A boy drowned after falling off a boat Sunday afternoon at Calaveras Lake. The three-year-old died after he was transported via Airlife to University Hospital, a Bexar County Sheriff's Office press release states. Witnesses pulled the child

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Boy, 3, who drowned in Calaveras Lake identified

KSAT

Date: 5/31/2015 4:33:00 PM

SAN ANTONIO - A 3-year-old boy who drowned after he fell off a boat at Calaveras Lake was identified Monday by the Bexar County Medical Examiner's Office. San Antonio Sports initiative connects children to swim lessons Man drowns after saving daughter, 4

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• River: Calaveras River
• Surface Area: 3,624 Acres
• Volume: 63,200 Acre Feet
• Drainage Area: 86 Square Miles
Calaveras Lake is located about 15 miles southeast of San Antonio in Bexar County, on Calaveras Creek, a tributary of the San Antonio River.

In addition to serving as cooling water for a number of power plants, Calaveras Lake supports recreation. Popular activities include fishing, boating, camping, picnicking, and hiking. (Sailboats are prohibited on the lake.) Public facilities are operated by Thousand Trails Management Services. Calaveras Lake has been stocked with many species of fish including red drum, hybrid striped bass, catfish, and largemouth bass.

The Calaveras Creek Dam and Lake are owned and managed by CPS (City Public Service) Energy of San Antonio for cooling to a complex of power plants and for recreational purposes. Authorization (Water Right Permit No. 2507) was issued by the State Board of Water Engineers on February 7, 1968. Construction of the dam started on September 1, 1967 and was completed in August 1969. Deliberate impoundment of water began in January 1969.

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