The White River: A World Class Fishery

Since the Bull Shoals dam was finished in July 1951, the White River is relatively young compared to other tailwaters. Congress authorized the construction of the Bull Shoals dam in 1941, largely due to the growing pressures by local Ozark residents to prevent large flooding, much like the spring flood of 1927 when the White River crested … Continue reading The White River: A World Class Fishery