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Environmental Discovery Park North Pond

General Information

County: Muscatine
Location: Muscatine CCB, E of Muscatine
Acres: 1.00
Maximum Depth:
Motoring Restrictions:


Amenities at Environmental Discovery Park North Pond include:

    Fishing Report

    For more information on the above lake call the Lake Darling Fisheries Station at (319)694-2430.
    Muscatine, The Spring trout release is tomorrow (Friday, March 27th) at 10 am. 1000 trout will be released at that time.
    Rainbow Trout - Excellent: By shortly after 10 am there be a big increase in the catch rate of trout in the pond. Start with either small spinners or small spoons, something with a littlle flash to get their attention until they settle down later in the day.

    Fishing Forecast

    Lake Maps

    You can zoom in on the map for bathymetric information for some lakes

    Popular Fish Species at this Lake

    Fish Stocking

    • Winter 2013 - 100 Brook Trout (2-3/l)
    • Winter 2013 - 1,900 Rainbow Trout (2-3/l)
    • winter 2012 - 200 Brook Trout (2-3/l)
    • winter 2012 - 1,900 Rainbow Trout (2-3/l)
    • 09/20/2012 - 50 Channel Catfish (8.7")


    The Fishing Regulations brochure is available for download. The summaries listed below are a partial listing provided for your benefit.

    • Rainbow Trout
      • Season: Continuous
      • Daily Bag Limit: combined trout (brook, brown, and rainbow) - 5 fish
      • Possession Limit: combined trout (brook, brown, and rainbow) - 10 fish
      • Length Limit: none
      • Other: Anglers must have paid the Trout Fee to fish for or possess trout

    Fish Surveys

    Lake Fish Survey Data Data from the most recent fisheries survey of this lake is provided on this external web site. This data may include information from various netting surveys and/or electroshocking surveys. Data includes numbers of fish sampled, and fish size ranges. Not all lakes are sampled every year.

    Lake Mini-report

    Lake Reports Summary report information about selected (~130) lakes regarding water quality, upstream land use, usage, economic value and more. Reports are customizable by the user to include only that information which the user desires to include.

    Water Quality

    Iowa-Caught Fish Are Safe to Eat, In Almost All Cases

    The vast majority of Iowa’s streams, rivers and lakes offer safe and high-quality fish that pose little or no threat to human health if consumed. Some limitations may apply for young children and pregnant women. Here’s a Fish Consumption Fact Sheet from the Iowa DNR and the Iowa Dept. of Public Health for more information. Here is a list of current fish consumption advisories for Iowa lakes and rivers.