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Saylorville Lake is a reservoir on the Des Moines River in Iowa. It is located 11 miles upstream from the city of Des Moines, and 214 miles from the mouth of the Des Moines River at the Mississippi River. It was constructed as part of a flood control system for the Des Moines River as well as to aid in controlling flood crests on the Mississippi, o...
        Area: 5,950 Acres      Printed Saylorville Lake Map

OTHER LAKES IN IOWA (alphabetical)
Lake Name Full Pool *
(MSL) **
Acres River Map
Big Creek 755
Clear 3,643 Buy Clear Lake Map
Coralville 680.0 4,900 Buy Coralville Reservoir Map
East Okoboji 1,843
Okamanpeedan 2,294
Pleasant Creek 410 Buy Pleasant Creek Lake Map
Silver 1,041
Storm 2,830 Buy Storm Lake Map
West Okoboji
* Full Pool - Highest normal summer pool level before flood stage
** MSL - Mean (average) feet above sea level

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