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Lake Magdalene

Magdalene, Lake


located within Coastal Old Tampa Bay Watershed

Associated Names

  • There are no associated names for this body of water.

Water Resource Characteristics

Size and Volume

Surface Area 252 acres
Mean Depth 8.0 feet
Maximum Depth 24.0 feet
Approximate Volume 609,842,098 gallons


Watershed Coastal Old Tampa Bay Watershed
Latitude 28° 04' 55"
Longitude 82° 28' 55"
Section-Township-Range 02-28-18
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    Data Summary

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    This water resource is monitored by 21 sampling locations, which have collected a total of 24,049 samples ranging from 5/2/1946 to 6/17/2018. The sites sampling this water resource are:

    Datasource (click for details)Station ID
    EPC Water Quality data gathered from reports5168
    FDEP Ambient Monitoring Sampling Data22555
    FDEP Ambient Monitoring Sampling Data8814
    FDEP Southwest District Sampling Data280453808228547
    FDEP Southwest District Sampling Data280509208228505
    FDEP, Water Quality Standards and Special Projects (Florida)HIL546UL
    Hillsborough County Lake AssessmentsLake Magdalene Middle
    Hillsborough County Water QualityLake Magdalene Middle
    Hillsborough County Water QualityLake Magdalene North
    Hillsborough County Water QualityLake Magdalene South
    LAKEWATCH Volunteer Water Quality MonitoringMagdalene-Hillsborough
    SWFWMD Hydrologic Data Section Data19750
    SWFWMD Hydrologic Data Section Data19751
    SWFWMD Hydrologic Data Section DataSTA-364
    SWFWMD Hydrologic Data Section DataSTA-3814
    SWFWMD Water Quality Monitoring Program DataSTA0363000036400
    SWFWMD Water Quality Sampling Data (Ken Romie)Lake Magdalene
    SWFWMD Water Quality Sampling Data (STORET)19751
    USGS National Water Information System02306200
    USGS National Water Information System280421082290100
    USGS National Water Information System280514082290000

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    Every one of us contributes pollution to our streams, lakes, bays and oceans. The wastewater, dirt, and debris of our lives eventually drains downstream. Each of us must minimize our contribution to keep our waterways healthy and enjoyable. Some materials are powerful pollutants like raw sewage, petroleum, or pesticides, but even natural, biodegradable plant materials can add nitrogen to water resources and cause algal blooms and fish kills. Please use the information below to assist you in reporting an incident to the correct agency. Learn More about Reporting Pollution »

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    Who to call about environmental concerns and to report environmentally harmful activities. For potentially life threatening emergencies dial 911.

    Concern or Activity Contact(s)
    Dangerous Boating / Accidents

    FWCC, Division of Boating Safety
    1-850-488-5600 (to report an accident) or
    1-888-404-3922 (to report unsafe boating)

    Algal Blooms


    Fish Kill

    FWCC, Fish Kills

    General Concerns/Complaints


    Industrial Waste/Spill


    Injured Wildlife or Illegal Activities

    FWCC, Wildlife Violations
    or via cell phone, dial *FWC or #FWC depending on service carrier

    Shoreline Alterations, Wetland Impacts


    Aquatic Plant Removal

    1-813-744-6163 or 6164

    Water Pollution, Residuals Landspreading

    1-813-632-7600 or via cell phone, dial #DEP

    Wetlands Issues/Dredge and Fill


    Source(s): USF Water Institute

    FWCC - Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
    FDEP - Florida Department of Enviromental Protection

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      1 volunteer on Magdalene, Lake has submitted a water quality sample for this water resource within the last 18 months.

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