Syracuse Lake

Data and Research Specific to Lake

Center for Lakes & Streams

Syracuse Lake: Beneath the Surface
Comparative Water Quality Study: Syracuse Lake 2007

Indiana Clean Lakes Program

Lake Overview
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Volunteer Monitoring Data

Indiana Department of Natural Resources

Lake and River Enhancement Program
     Syracuse Lake Aquatic Vegetation Management Plan       2005
     Syracuse Lake Aquatic Vegetation Management Plan       Update 2006
     Syracuse Lake Aquatic Vegetation Management Plan       Update 2009
     Syracuse Lake Ecozone Emergent Vegetation Survey       Results 2009
     Lake Wawasee and Syracuse Lake Aquatic Vegetation          Management Plan 2015 Update

Kosciusko County Health Department

Public Beach Monitoring Data 2009

                                                                                          

Data and Research that Includes Lake

Center for Lakes & Streams

Comparative Water Quality Study 2007
Blue-Green Algae Study 2012
Lake Economic Impact Study: Property Value Report 2013
Blue-Green Algae Study Final Report & Appendix 2014 Quantification of lake water level influences for Wawasee and Syracuse lakes: Lake and watershed water budgets for 2011, 2012, and 2013

Indiana Department of Natural Resources

Lake and River Enhancement Program
     Wawasee Area Watershed Diagnostic/Feasibility Study       1996
     Syracuse Stormwater Conveyance System Design       Summary 2004
     Syracuse Stormwater Conveyance System Drainage       Report 2004
     Water-Table Characteristics in the Lake Wawasee Basin       and Vicinity 2005
     Wawasee Area Watershed Management Plan 2007
     Lake Wawasee and Syracuse Lake Aquatic Vegetation       Management Plan Update 2012
     Lake Wawasee and Syracuse Lake Aquatic Vegetation
       Management Plan Update 2013

     Lake Wawasee and Syracuse Lake Aquatic Vegetation       Management Plan 2014 Update

Courses

Lake Size: 414 acres         Watershed Size: 29,498 acres
Max Depth: 34 feet           Avg Depth: 14 feet
Inlets: Meyer Ditch from the east and Lake Wawasee from the South
Outlets: Turkey Creek to the west
Access: Public: .25 mi E on SR13 on Medusa St. in Syracuse;      Handicap accessible
Recreation: Boat, Fish, Swimming - Public Beaches at Lakeside Park      on north shore of lake and at Hoy's Beach on Henry St. on      northwest shore
Lake Bottom: Clay, muck, sand
Best Fishing: Largemouth Bass, Bluegill, Redear, Northern Pike
Lakefront/Channelfront Total Gross Assessed Value:      $155,847,400

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