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Lt. Col. Brent Legreid, deputy commander, Kansas City District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, joined local, state and federal officials to cut the ribbon rededicating the Milford Lake Dam on its 50th anniversary August 12, 2017.
Rededication of Milford Dam
Lt. Col. Brent Legreid, deputy commander, Kansas City District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, joined local, state and federal officials to cut the ribbon rededicating the Milford Lake Dam on its 50th anniversary August 12, 2017.
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Blue Green Algae Information
Blue-green algae are actually types of bacteria known as Cyanobacteria. Click the links below for updated information.
But it where you burn it.
Buy It Where You Burn It
Moving Firewood Transports TreeKilling Insects & Diseases. Remember to acquire your firewood locally near the campground or use certified pest free firewood.
The Milford Lake Corps of Engineers manage an agricultural leasing program that is beneficial to local farmers as well as area wildlife.
Natural Resource Management
The Milford Lake Corps of Engineers manage an agricultural leasing program that is beneficial to local farmers as well as area wildlife.
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Milford Dam
Construction of the dam began July 13, 1962, five years later the multipurpose pool elevation of 1144.4 m.s.l. (mean sea level) was reached.

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Contact Milford Lake

Milford Project Office
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
5203 North K-57
Junction City, Kansas 66441

Phone: (785)238-5714

Email: Milford@usace.army.mil

 

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Visitor Center:

7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Campground Fee Booths:

Wednesday - Sunday 7 a.m. to 8 a.m / 12 p.m. to 10 p.m. April 15th - September 30th.

KDHE test results taken on September 5th for BG Algae cell counts are as follows.   All Zones are in a "CLEAR" status for BG Algae. 

 

A Map of the zones for Milford Lake can be found here. For more information, please see the 2017 KDHE News Releases website and select the most current public health warnings concerning blue-green algae in Kansas waters or visit the KDHE Blue-Green Algae Blooms information page.