Sechrist Lake

Data and Research Specific to Lake

Indiana Clean Lakes Program

Lake Overview
Volunteer Monitoring Data


Data and Research that Includes Lake

Lilly Center for Lakes & Streams

Blue-Green Algae Study 2012
Lake Economic Impact Study: Property Value Report 2013
Blue-Green Algae Study Final Report & Appendix 2014
Barbee Lakes Chain Pre-Public Sewer System Study 2014

Indiana Department of Natural Resources

Lake and River Enhancement Program
     Barbee Lakes Diagnostic Study 2000
     Barbee Lakes Sediment Removal Plan 2006
     Barbee Lakes Aquatic Management Plan Update 2009
     Barbee Lakes Aquatic Management Plan Revision       2007-2011
     Barbee and Chapman Lake Chains Water
      Monitoring 2014

      Sechrist Lake Bathymetric Map 2015


Lake Size: 105 acres         Watershed Size: 361 acres
Max Depth: 63 feet           Avg Depth: 18.9 feet
Inlets: None
Outlets: To Sawmill Lake
Access: Public; For Barbee Chain, 2 mi S of N Webster on SR 13,      then W on Rolling Ridge to Rattlesnake Dr.; Handicap accessible
Recreation: Boat, Fish
Lake Bottom: Marl, Muck, Sand
Best Fishing: Bluegill, Redear
Lakefront/Channelfront Total Gross Assessed Value:      Barbee Chain - $184,138,500
Boating Restrictions: 10 mph speed limit at all times