Winona Lake

Data and Research Specific to Lake

Lilly Center for Lakes & Streams

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

Indiana Clean Lakes Program

Lake Overview
Volunteer Monitoring Data

Indiana Department of Natural Resources

Hunting and Fishing Research and Surveys
     Fish Management Report 2005
Lake and River Enhancement Program
     Winona Lake Feasibility/Design Study 1991
     Winona Lake Aquatic Plant Management Plan Update       2007
     Winona Lake Bank Stabilization Design/Build Report 2009
Fish Consumption Advisory
     Advisory for the General Population
     Advisory for Pregnant or Nursing Women

Kosciusko County Health Department

Public Beach Monitoring Data 2009


Data and Research that Includes Lake

Lilly Center for Lakes & Streams

Comparative Water Quality Study 2007
Historical Literature Review 2009
Blue-Green Algae Study 2012
Lake Economic Impact Study: Property Value Report 2013
Blue-Green Algae Study Final Report & Appendix 2014

Indiana Department of Natural Resources

Lake and River Enhancement Program
     Contract Documents for Peterson Ditch Streambank       Stabilization Design Project 1996
     Design Report for the Streambank Stabilization of       Peterson Ditch 1996
     Geomorphic Reconnaissance Channel Stability       Management Peterson Ditch 1999
     Peterson Ditch Design Summary 2002


Lake Size: 562 acres         Watershed Size: 18,730 acres
Max Depth: 79 feet           Avg Depth: 30 feet
Inlets: Wyland Ditch, Keefer-Evans Ditch, Peterson Ditch
Outlets: Eagle Creek
Access: Public; Hillside Dr.
Recreation: Boat, Fish, Ski, Swimming at public beach on Park Ave
Lake Bottom: Sand, Gravel, Muck, Marl
Best Fishing: Bluegill, Channel Catfish, Largemouth Bass, Longear      Sunfish, White Bass, Yellow Perch
Lakefront/Channelfront Total Gross Assessed Value:      $145,598,900
Fish Consumption Advisory:
     Bluegill up to 8" - Grp.1
     Carp 24-26" - Grp.3, 26+" - Grp.4
     Largemouth Bass 12+" - Grp.3
     Walleye 24+" - Grp.3
     White Bass 15-16" - Grp.3, 16+" - Grp. 4
     White Sucker 19+" - Grp. 3
     Yellow Perch up to 8" - Grp. 1