Iowa Lakes Valuation Project

Lake Sugema   

Lake Sugema is in Van Buren County, in South-East Iowa.

Vital Stats:
     Area:      574 acres
Mean Depth: 9.3 feet
Maximum Depth: 34 feet
Drainage: 11,480 acres
Lake Type: Artificial
Boat Access: 3 hard surface ramps
Motor/Boat Restrictions: motor boat at no wake speed
Special Regulations: Black Bass - 12-18 must be released immediately alive
Toilets: yes
Facilities: camping, picnicking
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 Sugema Wildlife Area (State), Lake Sugema Recreation Area (County)

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