Ashokan release increased to 350 MGD

Ashokan Release Channel

The Ashokan Release Channel was increased from 250 to approximately 350 MGD. The increases were executed in 40 MGD steps from 11AM to noon. Based on the reservoir level and 7-day weather forecast, the Release Channel was increased to meet the seasonal target reservoir capacity, in consultation with NYSDEC.

The current release channel turbidity is 4.5 ntu.