Iowa DNR
Iowa DNR Fish Kill Database

Fish Kill Event - Unnamed Tributary to Wapsipinicon River

Riceville, Also privately owned pond

Event ID
966
Date of Kill
9/28/2016
Waterbody Type
River/Stream
Cause Origin
Anthropogenic
Cause
Animal Waste
Mode
Runoff
Animal Waste Source
Land-Applied
Animal Type
Unknown/Unspecified
Approx Head
Unknown/Unspecified
Magnitude
2 (101 - 1000 fish killed)
Estimated Fish Killed
113
Kill Length
0.65 miles
Valuation
$91.53
Investigation Expenses
$256.17
County
Howard
ESD Field Office
FO 1
Fisheries Office
Decorah State Hatchery
LongDD
-92.54279
LatDD
43.30747
Created Date
3/28/2019 8:12:38 AM
Last Update
3/28/2019 9:10:44 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

Land applied animal waste runoff after brief rainstorm.