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Hyland Lake

swd-hyland_lrg.jpg The Hyland Lake Watershed is a 1.62-square-mile subsection of the Riley Purgatory Bluff Creek Watershed District that drains to Hyland Lake.


Size 84 acres
Average depth 7.5 ft
Max depth 12 ft
Watershed size 922 acres
Impervious surface 17% of watershed
MPCA lake classification Shallow lake
Impairment listing Nutrients
Trophic status Eutrophic
Common fish Bluegill, Black Crappie, Walleye, Black Bullhead, Largemouth Bass
Invasive species Curlyleaf Pondweed


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