Amenities at Moorland Pond include:
|Ice thickness on lakes in the Black Hawk District varies from about 10 to 20 inches. For more information on the Black Hawk District call 712-657-2638.|
|Channel Catfish - Slow: Some channel catfish have been caught while jigging.|
|Rainbow Trout - Slow: Rainbow trout are being caught while anglers are targeting perch.|
|Yellow Perch - Fair: Anglers are catching yellow perch on jigs with waxworms. Fish are being caught in 10-12 feet of water. |
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Popular Fish Species at this Lake
- Winter 2013 - 3,000 Rainbow Trout (2-3/l)
- winter 2012 - 3,000 Rainbow Trout (2-3/l)
- 09/19/2012 - 250 Channel Catfish (8.6")
- 11/16/2011 - 1,500 Rainbow Trout (2-3/l)
The Fishing Regulations brochure
is available for download. The summaries listed below are a partial listing provided for your benefit.
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 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.
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.