Yadkin water for Yadkin needs.

 Union County, NC

Alternative 2B

Alternative 2B: Yadkin River water supply from Tuckertown Reservoir (IBT from Yadkin River Sub-Basin to Rocky River Sub-Basin) with a new water treatment plant in Union County.

Alternative 2B:
Tuckertown Reservoir to Union County

Water Supply

Alternative 2B may be able to supply the current and future water supply needs.


Alternative 2B is more costly than Preferred Alternative/cost prohibitive.

Lake Impacts

Alternative 2B has more significant consequences to lake elevations.


Alternative 2B has more significant consequences for water insterests in the Yadkin River Basin including, lake elvations, reservoir discharges, hydrpower generation, and surface water quality.


Alternative 2B is less politically accepatble than the Preferred Alternative.