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Speery Pond

General Information

County: Shelby
Location: Within Harlan City limits.
Acres: 4.00
Maximum Depth:
Motoring Restrictions:

Nearby Parks

Prairie Rose State Park


Amenities at Speery Pond include:
    No recent updates

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    • 9/14/2017 - 90 Channel Catfish (7.4")
    • 09/08/2015 - 70 Channel Catfish (8")
    • 09/17/2013 - 72 Channel Catfish (8.4")
    • 09/22/2011 - 100 Channel Catfish (8.9")
    The Fishing Regulations brochure is available for download. The summaries listed below are a partial listing provided for your benefit.

      Speery Pond's fish population was last sampled in 2011. Largemouth bass up to 19-inches were sampled. The most common size of bass was 10-inches. Blugills were 5- to 7-inches. Channel catfish are stocked by IDNR every other year to maintain a population in the pond. (2017)


      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.