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Crooked River Lock & Weir Water Level Management

 

Water levels are regulated in accordance with the regulation plan outlined in paragraph 36(c)(5) of Department of the Army Lease No.  W911XK-1-12-3005.  Which is summarized below:

Monitor/Regulate Crooked Lake Levels as follows:

 (1).  Raise lake level to elevation 595.4 ft (IGLD 1985) by 27 May, and hold 595.4 ft, or as near as possible, thru 30 September.

 (2).  After November 1, open gates and draw the lake down to the maximum possible, leaving the gates fully open throughout the winter as long as conditions allow.

 

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Point of Contacts for inquiries regarding water levels:

Laurie Gaetano, Director, Emmet County Parks & Recreation

Dennis McDermott, Michigan Department of Natural Resources

David Wright, P.E., Chief, Operations, USACE-Detroit