The invasion is well underway, and a way of life on Watts Bar Lake is changing.
No longer can a boater expect to approach the shoreline casually, whether to fish or to enjoy the many water sports that have been carefree for decades.
No; now the boater must know “ What Lies Beneath.” lest his propeller(s) contact the invasive non-native underwater vegetation that the TVA has allowed, nay encouraged, to proliferate.
And for what? To improve the fishery we were told in the recent County Commission meeting.