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Lake Weeks

Weeks, Lake


located within Hillsborough Bay Watershed

Associated Names

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

Water Resource Characteristics

Size and Volume

Surface Area 57.73 acres
Mean Depth 2.0 feet
Maximum Depth 5.0 feet
Approximate Volume 30,761,442 gallons


Watershed Hillsborough Bay Watershed
Latitude 27° 59' 21"
Longitude 82° 16' 06"
Section-Township-Range 01-29-20
USGS Quarter Quad BRANDON ( NE )
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    Data Summary

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    This water resource is monitored by 19 sampling locations, which have collected a total of 1,173 samples ranging from 7/31/1990 to 11/18/2015. The sites sampling this water resource are:

    Datasource (click for details)Station ID
    EPC Water Quality data gathered from reports5415
    FDEP Ambient Monitoring Sampling Data28356
    FDEP Historic Data from Legacy STORET24030082
    FDEP Southwest District Sampling Data24030082
    Hillsborough County Lake AssessmentsLake Weeks 1
    Hillsborough County Lake AssessmentsLake Weeks 2
    Hillsborough County Lake AssessmentsLake Weeks 3
    Hillsborough County Lake AssessmentsLake Weeks 4
    Hillsborough County Lake AssessmentsLake Weeks Center
    Hillsborough County Water QualityLake Weeks - East
    Hillsborough County Water QualityLake Weeks - Middle
    Hillsborough County Water QualityLake Weeks - West
    LAKEWATCH Supplemental Water Quality SamplingWeeks-Hillsborough
    LAKEWATCH Volunteer Water Quality MonitoringWeeks-Hillsborough
    SWFWMD Hydrologic Data Section Data19278
    SWFWMD Hydrologic Data Section DataSTA-207
    SWFWMD Water Quality Monitoring Program DataSTA0207000020700
    SWFWMD Water Quality Sampling Data (Ken Romie)Lake Weeks
    SWFWMD Water Quality Sampling Data (STORET)19278

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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): University of South Florida, Florida Center for Community Design and Research

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

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

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