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Tichigan Lake
Racine County, 279 Acres

Facts & Figures
Name Tichigan Lake
Waterbody ID (WBIC) 763600
Area 279 ACRES
Maximum Depth 63 feet
Mean Depth 6 FEET
Bottom 15% sand, 15% gravel, 0% rock, 70% muck
Waterbody Type lake
Hydrologic Lake Type DRAINAGE
County Racine
Region SE
Latitude, Longitude 42.81594070, -88.20828730
Contour (Bathymetric) Map Contour Map
Interactive Map Interactive Map
Lake Management
Lake Organizations Waterford Waterway Management District [exit DNR]
Boating Ordinances ** seaplanes, slow-no-wake areas, slow-no-wake hours, speed limits (mph), water exhibitions and races, water skiing restrictions - See Details
Fish Panfish, Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Northern Pike, Trout, Walleye and Catfish
Public Lands / Parks 1
Lake Health
Invasive Species *
Curly-Leaf Pondweed, Eurasian Water-Milfoil, Flowering Rush, Purple Loosestrife, Zebra Mussel
Trophic Status Mesotrophic

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