Wister Reservoir, Poteau River, Okla.

hearing before the subcommittee of the Committee on Public Works, United States Senate, Eighty-second Congress, second session, on proposal to raise the water level of the Conservation Pool, Wister Reservoir, Poteau River, Okla. September 23, 1952
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Reservoirs -- Oklahoma, Water resources development -- Poteau River Watershed, Poteau
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Prior to the Wister Lake Project, the Poteau River has had a history of major flooding throughout the region. Some of the earliest recorded stories go back to the mids. After the Civil War ended insoutheast Oklahoma became known as "Little Dixie".Reviews: 2.

The Poteau River above Wister Lake is also a good area for springtime runs of white bass. Maps: Wister Reservoir WMA & WRP (East) Map Wister WMA & WRP (West) Map For additional information and area attractions: Kiamichi Country Tourism Heavener Chamber of Commerce West First St, Heavener () [email protected]

The Poteau River is a mile ( km) long river located in the U.S. states of Arkansas and Oklahoma. It is the only river in Oklahoma that flows north and is the seventh largest river in the state. It is a tributary of the Arkansas River, which itself is a tributary of the Mississippi River.

Poteau River near Panama, OK Flow Range: - CFS Flow based on outflow from Wister Lake controlled by the USCOE. See the following links: USCOE Realtime Data for Wister Lake. USCOE Graphical Data for Wister Lake. USGS Gauge for Poteau River.

Archaeological investigations at Wister Lake, LeFlore County, Oklahoma [sic], Issues Jerry R. Galm Archaeological Research and Management Center, University of Oklahoma, - Social Science. The Poteau River above Wister Lake is also a good area for springtime runs of White Bass.

Primitive camping sites are offered throughout Wister Wildlife Management Area (WMA). Two concrete boat ramps are available on the Poteau River Wister Reservoir of the WMA.

Modern camp sites and cabins are available at nearby Wister Lake State Park. Wister, Oklahoma 22 contributions 2 helpful votes Great fission Great fishing hole by the dam and on the other side of the dam both places you can get boats in and out waterskiing excellent campgrounds just a good time with good people everybody is nice Poteau River see you in a good place just for some water recreation4/5(27).

Sailing in the Ouachita Mountains, Lake Wister, and Lake Wister StatePark. Oklahoma Fishing Guides Lake Wister. Fun Fact: The Poteau River which flows into Lake Wister, is the only river in Oklahoma that flows in a northerly direction.

Robert "WSD" Robinson and Robby Tiffee showing how to catch crappie with cast and dragging and vertical jigging techniques up in the Poteau river.

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See the Wister Lake website for additional information. Primary recreational opportunities are listed below. Directions & Lake History/Factoid Directions: From Wister, 2 miles east on US Lake History. Factoid: Lake Wister is located in the San Bois Mountains on the Poteau River -- the only river that flows north in Oklahoma.

Wister Lake was authorized for flood control and conservation by. Get this from a library. Wister Reservoir, Poteau River, Okla.: hearing before the subcommittee of the Committee on Public Works, United States Senate, Eighty-second Congress, second session, on proposal to raise the water level of the Conservation Pool, Wister Reservoir, Poteau River, Okla., Septem [United States.

Congress. Dam Name: Wister Lake (CESWT) Poteau River River Levels: Lake Wister Forums: Lake Wister Cameras: WATER RESOURCE LINKS U.S.

Drought Monitor OK Natural Resource Office. Drought Intensity: D0 - Abnormally Dry: D1 - Moderate Drought: D2 - Severe Drought: D3 - Extreme Drought: D4 - Exceptional Drought. Lake Wister State Park is located 7 miles outside Wister, OK and 15 miles Southwest of Poteau, OK.

Nestled on the banks of 7, acres of pristine Lake Wister, the park offers cabins, camping for both primitive and full hook-up campers, and some of the best fishing around/5(47). Oklahoma has divided its diverse landscape into six regions or "countries" - each with a distinct flavor, image and unique cities and towns that make great destination sites.

Did you know that mile for mile, Oklahoma offers the nation's most diverse terrain. Dam Name: Wister Lake: Other Name: WISTER LAKE: NID ID: OK Longitude: Latitude: County: LE FLORE: River: POTEAU RIVER: State: OK: Nearest City.

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PTAO2: Poteau River, Poteau, OK; Previous Day Next Day Current Day. SHEF ID: WSLO2 Wister Lake STATION TYPE: RESERVOIR Flood Pool: Bottom =Top = PRECIP ELEVATION STORAGE TW-ELEV INFLOW RELEASE AIR-TEMP WIND-DIRWIND-SPEED REL-HUMID SOLAR-RAD VOLTAGE BAT-LOAD in ft ac-ft ft cfs cfs F deg mph % W/m2 volt volt Ccp-Rev Ccp-Rev Ccp.

Find information about Wister State Park, an Oklahoma State Park located near Poteau. Lake Wister. Lake Wister is a reservoir created by the damming of the Poteau River near river mile 70 by Wister Dam which was built in December Lake Wister State Park has since been built around the reservoir.

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The lake and dam both take their name from the nearby town of Wister, Oklahoma.⁃ location: Waldron, Arkansas. Lake Wister is a reservoir in Le Flore County, in southeast Oklahoma.

The lake is created by the Poteau River and the Fourche Maline creek. Wister Lake was authorized for flood control and conservation by the Flood Control Act of The project was designed and built by the Tulsa District Corps of on: Le Flore County, Oklahoma, United States.

- Entire home/apt for $ Rustic (TV, but NO INTERNET!) cabin in the woods on the North Ridge of Lake Wister. 20 minutes from Poteau.

30 minutes from the Winding Stair /. Wister is in the Choctaw Country of Oklahoma and near Wister census population was 1, Get in []. US runs east-west. From Heavener to the west or McAlester to the east of Wister.; US runs north-south.

Travel south from Poteau.; Get around []. Driving, but Wister has one of those small town downtown areas that is nice to walk around in and see the older buildings and.

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Things to Do in Wister, Oklahoma: See Tripadvisor's 56 traveler reviews and photos of Wister tourist attractions. Find what to do today, this weekend, or in June.

We have reviews of the best places to see in Wister. Visit top-rated & must-see attractions. Lake Wister boat rentals and jet ski rental. Enjoy the best boats, waverunners, boat tours, charters, water toys and watercraft rentals in Oklahoma.

Wister Lake Project Office U.S. Army Corps of Engineers US Hwy Wister, Ok Phone: Send us an e-mail. PTAO2: Poteau River, Poteau, OK; Previous Day Next Day Current Day.

SHEF ID: WSLO2 Wister Lake STATION TYPE: RESERVOIR Flood Pool: Bottom =Top = PRECIP ELEVATION STORAGE TW-ELEV INFLOW RELEASE AIR-TEMP WIND-DIRWIND-SPEED REL-HUMID SOLAR-RAD VOLTAGE BAT-LOAD in ft ac-ft ft cfs cfs F deg mph % W/m2 volt volt Ccp.

10 acres near Wister Lake. 10 acres of excellent recreational property in the Reichert community that joins the Corp of Engineers land and is approximately feet from the Poteau River with boat access to Wister Lake.

Property is wooded with mature pine and hardwood timber. Lake Wister is a reservoir in Le Flore County, in southeast Oklahoma. The lake is created by the Poteau River and the Fourche Maline creek.

Wister Lake was authorized for flood control and conservation by the Flood Control Act of The project was designed and built by the Tulsa District Corps of Engineers. Construction began in April Wister Lake Quarry Island, Poteau, Oklahoma.

10 likes 35 were here. LakeLocation: Poteau, Oklahoma. Timmy Tom's Jig Co. Presents Wister Lake Oklahoma Slab Crappie fishing with pro staff Robert Robinson (Wister Slab Daddy) with guest Mike Emmert.

Wister lake is a acre lake located in Le Flore county. Largemouth bass fair on black plastic worms and silver crank baits. Crappie fair to good on white tail grubs at ft.

Catfish fair on jug lines and trotlines baited with cut bait and liver in creek mouths. The folks at the State Park should be able to give you up to date info and hopefully a map.

Or you might find a bait shop in Wister. When I knew the wind wouldn't be a problem, I would sometimes put in on the North side at the Victor Area. I've caught crappie all along that lake, but my favorite spot was on the South side in the Poteau River.BIOG:NAME:UPD: -TEXT-Atop a ridge overlooking the Poteau River Valley and the thickly wooded foothills of the Kiamichi Mountains lies a good stopping-off place for travelers to southeastern Oklahoma - the former home of Robert S.

Kerr, an Oklahoma governor and U.S. known as the Kerr Country Mansion and Conference Center, the home is a secluded bed-and-breakfast inn and.