WELCOME TO THE OKAUCHEE LAKE MANAGEMENT DISTRICT HOME PAGE
To view the most recent Lake Level Reports, click on the “Reports” page.
DNR Representative John Olsen notified the OLMD that the Road T Boat Launch recently under construction will be open on Saturday, October 3, 2015. Hooray!
Starry Stonewort is a new aggressive invasive species found in Wisconsin Lakes. To date, it is not in Okauchee Lake. The Okauchee Lake Management District sent letters to several DNR officials, state and municipal leaders to draw attention to the immediate need for action by the DNR to prevent Starry Stonewort from spreading to Okauchee Lake. Please visit the “Reports” page of this website to view correspondence between the DNR, Senator Chris Kapenga’s office and OLMD representative, Tom Godar.
As you may be aware, Starry Stonewort, a macroalga invasive species, has been found in area lakes. It is NOT currently found in Okauchee Lake. The OLMD is asking for your help in keeping it out of Okauchee Lake. There are several things you can do to keep it out of Okauchee Lake waterways. 1) Please be on the lookout for this invasive species in the lake. 2) Please thoroughly inspect and clean your boat, watercrafts and trailer if you have been in Little Muskego Lake, Big Muskego Lake and Long Lake in Racine County recently. 3) Learn about Starry Stonewort. Public education and prevention is critical to keeping this plant out of Okauchee Lake. Identification information on Starry Stonewort can be found on the “Reports” page of this website. Contact the DNR or the OLMD if you believe you have spotted Starry Stonewort.
Are you interested in Okauchee Lake’s historical ice dates? A lake resident collected ice dates since the 1970’s and shared them. What was the earliest date the lake iced over? How many winters can you recall when the lake was still iced over in April? Test your knowledge and find out by clicking on the “Reports” page!