Lake survey results

Survey and population assessment results – 2018

Each year the Windom Area Fisheries Office conducts standard lake surveys, targeted fish sampling, winterkill surveys and other assessments to monitor fish populations and other non-fish lake characteristics. Click a county name below then click the name of the lake to download a PDF version of the preliminary netting results. If you are interested in further information or a link does not work, please contact the Windom Area Fisheries Office.

Where to go

If you want a quick look at where you might try fishing next, take a look at the following graphs for lakes sampled in 2018.

Brown County


Cottonwood County
Jackson County


Lincoln County
Lyon County
Martin County
Murray County
Nobles County
Pipestone County


Watonwan County