Lake Monona Madison WI
LOCATION.-Lat 43°03'48", long 89°23'49", in SW 1/4 sec.23, T.7 N., R.9 E., Dane County, Hydrologic Unit 07090001, in Brittingham Park, in Madison.
DRAINAGE AREA.-279 square miles, 36.6 is non-contributing. Area of Lake Monona, 5.3 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.-September 1915 to current year (fragmentary) in reports of the Geological Survey. For 1856 to March 1917 in reports of Wisconsin Railroad Commission, volume 19.
REVISED RECORDS.-WSP 1338: Lake area. WDR WI-73-1: Drainage area.
GAGE.-Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 840.00 ft above sea level (NGVD 1929), or 5.60 ft below City of Madison datum. Prior to Oct. 1, 1979, datum 3.61 ft higher; prior to Nov. 15, 1971, nonrecording gage at same site and datum.
REMARKS.-Lake level regulated by concrete dam with four 12-foot stop-log sections and 12-foot lock at outlet of Lake Waubesa. Gage-height telemeter at station.See also:
You might also like
Lock in Yahara River, connecting Lake Mendota and Lake Monona Original Vintage Postcard
Entertainment Memorabilia (Hugh C. Leighton Co.)
Madison Township, Lake Mendota, Lake Monona, Dane County 1911, Wi... Fine-Art Reproduction
Home (Historic Map Works)