Yadkin Riverkeeper

Pollution problems plague High Rock Lake

Nov 12, 2009

It's been two and a half weeks since thousands of dead fish washed up on the shores of a small, isolated cove near the south end of High Rock Lake. And it's been about two and a half months since the town of Thomasville accidentally released 16 million gallons of raw sewage in the lake. State officials say the two events aren't directly linked. But they paint a picture of pollution problems that plague High Rock Lake on the Yadkin River. WFAE's Julie Rose reports: