Ventura Marsh

General Information

County: Cerro Gordo
Acres: 225.00
Maximum Depth:
Motoring Restrictions:

Nearby Parks

McIntosh Woods State Park
Clear Lake State Park


Amenities at Ventura Marsh include:
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    The Fishing Regulations brochure is available for download. The summaries listed below are a partial listing provided for your benefit.

      Spring gill net set caught no Common Carp. A few small bullheads were caught in the gill net.(2021)
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      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.