embayment embayment  /ɛm ˈbeɪ mənt/


  • (n) an indentation of a shoreline larger than a cove but smaller than a gulf


  1. TVA to close Swan Pond boat access for 45 days

    Boat access to the East Embayment of the Emory River, in the Swan Pond area of Roane County, will be closed for more than a month as TVA builds a pedestrian bridge as part of its effort to restore the area hit by the 2008 Kingston Fossil Plant coal ash spill.
    on April 1, 2014     Source: Knoxville News Sentinel

  2. Chattanoogan.com - Chattanooga's source for breaking local news

    The Tennessee Valley Authority will be building a pedestrian bridge over the East Embayment as part of TVA’s commitment to restore the Swan Pond area near the Kingston Fossil Plant to as good as or better than it was before the 2008 ash spill.
    on April 1, 2014     Source: The Chattanoogan

  3. TVA builds pedestrian bridge over embayment at Kingston

    For the safety of the public and work crews, access to the East Embayment by boat will be temporarily closed beginning Monday.
    on April 1, 2014     Source: WVLT-TV Knoxville

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