Iowa Lakes Valuation Project

Little River   

Little River is in Decatur County, in South-Central Iowa.

Vital Stats:
     Area:      785 acres
Shoreline: 21.4 miles
Mean Depth: 13.1 feet
Maximum Depth: 40 feet
Drainage: 12,087 acres
Lake Type: Water Supply, Recreational Impoundment
Boat Access: 3-1 lane concrete ramps
Motor/Boat Restrictions: none at no wake speed
Special Regulations: none
Toilets: yes
Facilities: camping, picnic area, swimming
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:
     Little River Recreation Area

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