VILLAGE OF MERRILLAN: Oak Wood Lake Revitalization Planning

Purpose

The goal of this project is to ascertain the siltation-sediment problem present and develop a plan to revitalze the Lake to an asthetic and recreational fishing asset to the community and regional area. The scope of the project includes: 1) Verification of Lake depths, 2) A plan to restructure the Lake's depth and, 3) A formal engineering report to organize the Village's approach to accomplish the above goals. Include sediment sampling -- the process has determined the necessity of the sediment samplling to complete the disposal site(s) of the dredging spoils.

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Small Scale Lake Planning
SPL-007-01
2001
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The goal of this project is to ascertain the siltation-sediment problem present and develop a plan to revitalze the Lake to an asthetic and recreational fishing asset to the community and regional area. The scope of the project includes: 1) Verification of Lake depths, 2) A plan to restructure the Lake's depth and, 3) A formal engineering report to organize the Village's approach to accomplish the above goals. Include sediment sampling -- the process has determined the necessity of the sediment samplling to complete the disposal site(s) of the dredging spoils.
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A formal engineering report to organize the villages approach to accomplish a plan to revitalize the lake to an aesthetic and recreational fishing asset to the community and regional area.
Map Depth of Lake (Bathymetry)
 
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