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Thurston Reservoir

Status:  Log in or Register... 04.30.19
Water Tmp:  04.30.19
Level:  04.30.19
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Conditions reports for this lake are available when logged in. Last Conditions Report for Thurston Reservoir: 04.30.19
Thurston Reservoir on FishExplorer has 6 historic conditions reports, 2 historic water temperature updates, 7 historic status updates, 3 historic water level updates, available to subscribers.
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Steve Cook
Fish Species in Thurston Reservoir:
Bluegill, Channel Catfish, Black Crappie, (Log in for full fish species list)
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Thurston Reservoir
Managing Agency: Surface Acres: Capacity AF: Elev:
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"During late summer of 2012, Thurston Reservoir became the latest victim of the drought. The lake receded to the point that a major fish-kill occurred and the lake essentially became a total loss. Currently, a small muddy pool is all that remains at Thurston."

This southeastern reservoir offers visitors a variety of recreational opportunities, hunting, primitive camping, sai... Log in for additional details...

Getting there:

From Lamar, go 9 miles north on Highway 196 to County Road TT, then 1 mile west to County Road 7, then 1/4 mile north to the reservoir.

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Thurston Master Angler Awards
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Conditions History
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Thurston Reservoir Stocking 2018 to 2020
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Lake Class: 2
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