Iowa DNR
Iowa DNR Fish Kill Database

Fish Kill Event - Dry Branch Creek

1.5 miles west of Ossian

Event ID
1014
Date of Kill
7/9/2021
Waterbody Type
River/Stream
Cause Origin
Anthropogenic
Cause
Other Chemical/Pollutant
Mode
Discharge
Magnitude
5 (10,001 - 25,000 fish killed)
Estimated Fish Killed
19,252
Kill Length
not enumerated
Valuation
$8,662.71
Investigation Expenses
$1,460.18
County
Winneshiek
ESD Field Office
FO 1
Fisheries Office
Decorah State Hatchery
LongDD
-91.80885
LatDD
43.16389
Created Date
7/23/2021 9:05:04 AM
Last Update
7/23/2021 9:12:17 AM
For more information about this fish kill event, contact the Field Office or Fisheries Office listed above.
Impacted Assessment Segments
Lat/Long uses WGS84 datum
Onsite Comments

Cause of kill was a soil conditioner leaking from an underground storage pit.