Original Research

Due to the Lilly Center’s original research, the lakes and streams in Kosciusko County are some of the best-studied in the state of Indiana. These studies are a part of that effort!


A Study of Potential Treatments for Effective Management of Starry Stonewort in Lake Wawasee, Ind.

Barbee Lakes Chain Pre- and Post-Public Sewer System Study

Cyanobacteria Study

Center and Pike Lakes E. coli Study

Historical References to the Lakes and Streams of Kosciusko County

Kosciusko County Comparative Lake Water Quality Study

Lake Economic Impact Study

Quantification of Lake Water Level Influences for Wawasee and Syracuse Lakes

Your Lake: Beneath the Surface

Your Lake, Your Story


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