Iowa DNR
Iowa DNR Fish Kill Database

Fish Kill Event - Unnamed Tributary to Turkey River and Vernon Springs Impoundment

Vernon Springs

Event ID
977
Date of Kill
8/13/2019
Waterbody Type
River/Stream
Cause Origin
Unknown
Cause
Unknown - Anthropogenic Suspected
Mode
N/A
Magnitude
2 (101 - 1000 fish killed)
Estimated Fish Killed
111
Kill Length
2.15 miles
Valuation
$459.00
Investigation Expenses
$599.16
County
Howard
ESD Field Office
FO 1
Fisheries Office
Decorah State Hatchery
LongDD
-92.13008
LatDD
43.36805
Created Date
8/13/2019 7:48:00 AM
Last Update
8/14/2019 8:07:27 AM
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

Kill affected 2.15 miles of an unnamed tributary north of the Turkey River and 26.4 acres of the Vernon Springs Impoundment in Sections 22, 27, 34, and 33, Vernon Springs Township, Howard County, 2 miles southwest of Cresco.