Watkins Lake, southcentral Minnesota
Watkins Lake is on Crane Creek in Waseca County, Minnesota and is used for flood control purposes. It has been been there since 1938. It is owned by Mndnr-W.
Watkins Lake is a gravity dam. Maximum discharge is 600 cubic feet per second. Its capacity is 2000 acre feet. Normal storage is 148 acre feet.
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