Lake Surface Area: 9,842 ac
Max. Depth: 82'
Historic High: 852.74' (on June 6, 2000)
More Information (UW Center for Limnology)
Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law and Order
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Document 3-SD-77-808, 1979*
The document contains information on water levels and flow that will be established and adhered to as
closely as possible by reasonable and proper operation of the Tenney Park Dam. Summer is defined as
the period between the first spring runoff occurring after March 1 and October 30. Water levels are
given as feet above mean sea level datum.
Summer Minimum Water Level: 849.6'
Summer Maximum Water Level: 850.1'
Winter Minimum Water Level: 848.2'
Additional requirement: maintain a 4.9' difference with Lake Monona.
*Document in Acrobat .pdf format requires the Adobe Acrobat Reader available free of charge from
Adobe's web site.
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