Iowa DNR
Iowa DNR Fish Kill Database

Fish Kill Event - Lake Creek

Northeast edge of Rockwell City

Event ID
710
Date of Kill
8/20/2006
Waterbody Type
River/Stream
Cause Origin
Anthropogenic
Cause
Animal Waste
Mode
Runoff
Animal Waste Source
Unknown/Unspecified
Animal Type
Hogs
Approx Head
Unknown/Unspecified
Magnitude
4 (5001 - 10,000 fish killed)
Estimated Fish Killed
6,555
Kill Length
2.52 miles
Valuation
$651.37
Investigation Expenses
$849.20
County
Calhoun
ESD Field Office
FO 3
Fisheries Office
Black Hawk Lake Office
LongDD
-94.61057
LatDD
42.40558
Created Date
8/30/2006 12:00:00 AM
Last Update
3/19/2019 7:48:56 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

Manure runoff. Live fish observed at every sample site.