Iowa DNR
Iowa DNR Fish Kill Database

Fish Kill Event - Private Pond

Event ID
958
Date of Kill
9/8/2018
Waterbody Type
Pond
Cause Origin
Natural
Cause
Environmental
Mode
N/A
Magnitude
1 (1 - 100 fish killed)
County
Jefferson
ESD Field Office
FO 6
Fisheries Office
Lake Darling State Park
LongDD
-92.10972
LatDD
40.98765
Created Date
3/19/2019 1:30:07 PM
Last Update
3/19/2019 1:32:23 PM
For more information about this fish kill event, contact the Field Office or Fisheries Office listed above.
Impacted Assessment Segments
No segments listed
Lat/Long uses WGS84 datum
Onsite Comments

Investigated by FO6. Recent warm temperatures and heavy rain contributed to washing organic material into the pond, which in turn caused a drop in dissolved oxygen.