Kakagon Sloughs

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Coordinates: 46°39′44″N 90°44′28″W / 46.662191°N 90.741026°W / 46.662191; -90.741026

Designations
Designated1973
Official nameKakagon and Bad River Sloughs
Designated2 February 2012
Reference no.2001[1]
Boaters on Kakagon Sloughs, July 2014

Kakagon Sloughs is a lake in Ashland County, Wisconsin. Species of fish found in the lake include the northern pike, the walleye, panfish, the largemouth bass and the smallmouth bass.[2] It is owned by the Bad River Band of the Lake Superior Tribe of Chippewa Indians. The lake was designated a National Natural Landmark in 1973.[3] On February 2, 2012 it was designated a Ramsar Wetland of International Importance.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kakagon and Bad River Sloughs". Ramsar Sites Information Service. Retrieved 25 April 2018.
  2. ^ "Kakagon Slough". Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. Retrieved 2012-01-19.
  3. ^ "Kakagon Sloughs". National Park Service. Retrieved December 12, 2018.