Iowa Lakes Valuation Project

Lake Icaria   

Lake Icaria is in Adams County, in South-West Iowa.

Vital Stats:
     Area:      670 acres
Shoreline: 17.1 miles
Mean Depth: 11.2 feet
Maximum Depth: 40 feet
Drainage: 16,791 acres
Lake Type: Water Supply, Recreational Impoundment
Boat Access: 1-2 lane ramp and 3-1 lane ramp
Motor/Boat Restrictions: outboard, I/O (no jet skis), power boat zone
Special Regulations: none
Facilities: handicapped accessible pier, camping, picnic areas, swimming and toilets
Map Available: yes
U.S. Environmental Protection
Agency lists as impaired:
Beach advisories in 2003
due to high bacteria:
Not monitored for bacteria

Associated Parks:
     Lake Icaria Recreation Area (County); Icaria Wildlife Area (State)

The information above was collected by Iowa State University Limnology Laboratory and The Iowa Department of Natural Resources.