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Physical Characteristics

-839 Acres
-777,782 Acre Watershed (1215 miles)
-50 feet maximum depth
-16 feet average depth
-Flushes about 8 times a year
-Water levels controlled by FERC regulated Haterfield Dam

DNR Slide Show On Lake Arbutus, very interesting

The information provided in this presentation is part of the DNR Lake Arbutus water quality file and should be considered draft until published in an official DNR publication

ar·bu·tus ( är-by›"t…s) n. 1. Any of various broad-leaved evergreen trees or shrubs of the genus Arbutus, including the madroña and strawberry tree, that are native chiefly to warm regions in the Americas and Europe. 2. The trailing arbutus. [Latin arbutus arbutus]

News & Events AUG 29th

Great Video on how to clean your boat free of Milfoil.

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Local News AUG 17th

Draft amendment proposal for Northern Highland American Legion State Forest Master Plan available for public review and comment through September 17

DNR Northwest Region - [EDITOR'S ADVISORY: An open house meeting on the draft master plan amendment will be held from 4-7 p.m. Thursday, August 31 at the Arbor Vitae Town Hall, 10675 Big Arbor Vitae Drive.]MADISON - A draft amendment proposal for...

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