TVA: No significant environmental effects expected from construction at Boone Dam

WASHINGTON COUNTY, TN (WJHL) – The Tennessee Valley Authority has released its final environmental assessment for the Boone Dam project.

The assessment, required by the National Environmental Police Act, found no significant environmental effects are anticipated from construction activities.

The construction will be to correct seepage in an earthen embankment at Boone Dam.

Any short-term environmental impacts will end once the project is complete.

TVA will restore any area impacted to pre-construction condition.

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