Water Conditions
Temperature 61 ° F
Clarity 5 ft
Elevation 1844.9 ft
Outlet 1844.9


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Pickerel Lake Limnology
This wonderful video explains the freshwater science as it applies to Pickerel Lake. We greatly appreciate presenter Dennis Skadsen and producer Jim Barkley for making this informative video available to Pickerel Lake Conservancy members and guests.

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Shoreline Restoration
After years of record high lake levels, many areas would benefit from shoreline restoration. Native plants, rip rap and local expertise can benefit your property and preserve our lake.

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Water Quality
While many factors in the Pickerel Lake Watershed area affect water quality, identifying them starts with an effective monitoring program. Click for clarification!

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Building Permits
Congratulations on the decision to improve your property. Day County requires building permits for any changes, from the edge of the shoreline to the back of your property. Their office is ready to assist you.

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Aquatic Nuisance Species
Learn how you can help prevent these "hitchhikers" from becoming established in Pickerel Lake.

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Phosphate-Free Fertilizer
The goal is to create a healthy, lake-friendly lawn, not a green lake. By following these tips, you can help preserve our water quality and save money.


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