man-made lake

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lake used to store water for community use

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Kerzner gained international recognition with SunCity, the most ambitious resort development in Africa featuring four hotels - including the Palace of the Lost City, a man-made lake, two golf courses, an entertainment center with an indoor 6,000-seat arena, over 1 million hand-planted trees, a casino and a series of water attractions.
Restoration work will include the creation of a huge mound offering panoramic views over the countryside, a large man-made lake which could be developed for watersports and a network of ponds, woodland, paths and bridleways.
District administrators did not like the idea of having the school below the planned 52-acre man-made lake so developers were forced to move the location farther away from the lake.
Additionally, Wahweap's newly re-named Lake Powell Resort offers lake and resort-view rooms featuring spectacular views of America's second largest man-made lake and its impressive red rock landscape.
The pair were taking part in a race organised by Kielder Water Sailing Club on Europe's largest man-made lake, when tragedy struck.
As entire communities endured flooded streets and homes in recent weeks, officials at Pyramid Lake, in the Angeles National Forest north of Castaic, were stunned to see chunks of hillsides fall into the man-made lake, along with entire trees and acres of sludge, vegetation and debris.
With its world-class golf courses, tennis facilities, Lake Mead (the largest man-made lake in the world), Red Rock Canyon, and nearby Mount Charleston (for skiing) Las Vegas is a recreation lover's dream.
Once complete the pounds 3m 27-mile trail will circumnavigate Europe's biggest man-made lake.
MOORPARK - An outdoor theater to overlook the 52-acre man-made lake planned at North Park Village and Nature Preserve is being discussed, with supporters saying it could be one more project amenity.
Lake Las Vegas Resort is a 2,600-acre residential and resort community established in 1987 and surrounding the largest privately owned man-made lake in Nevada.
The man-made lake that is the centerpiece of the new nine holes is so big that, as general manager Otto Kanny puts it, ``you could put a boat in there and water ski.
Overlooking a man-made lake and spectacular fountain, it is surrounded by such corporate headquarters as EDS, Hewlett-Packard, Dr Pepper/Seven UP, Frito-Lay and JC Penney.
LIVING next to Britain's biggest man-made lake may be an advantage, but pure talent looks set to carry a Northumberland teenager to the top flight of the yachting world.
It's where he kept the rowboat he'd take out every morning for a spin around his small man-made lake just a hundred yards up a dirt road from the new thoroughfare named after him - Hayvenhurst Avenue.
This 21st century version crosses the width of the 320-acre man-made lake.