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Butler State Fishing Lake And Wildlife Area
Butler State Fishing Lake And Wildlife Area
BUTLER STATE FISHING LAKE AND WILDLIFE AREA
BUTLER STATE FISHING LAKE AND WILDLIFE AREA
Butler State Fishing Lake And Wildlife Area
'sunset'

summer evening

Butler State Fishing Lake And Wildlife Area
'summer afternoon'

summer afternoon

Butler Wildilfe Area is 196 acres of scenic Flint Hills prairie that becomes a spectacle of color when numerous species of wildflowers are in bloom. It surrounds the 124 acre Butler State Fishing Lake.
Fishing
Impoundment Type: State Fishing LakeSurface Acres: 124 acresMaximum Depth: 22 feetThe lake has Motor Boat Access

Fishing Population:Channel Catfish, Crappie, Flathead Catfish, Largemouth Bass, Walleye, Bluegill, Green Sunfish, Redear Sunfish

HUNTING

Most of the land around the lake is native grass and primarily suited for quail and prairie chickens. The upper end of the lake has some dense woody vegetation along the creek bottoms that provide deer habitat. Turkey, rabbit, dove, raccoon, and squirrel can occasionally be found in good numbers.

Waterfowl hunting on the lake can be excellent in the marsh vegetation at the upper end of the lake above the fishing piers.

Many furbearers are present on the area, both terrestrial and wetland.


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Butler State Fishing Lake is located in Butler County 3 miles west and one mile north of Latham, Kansas.

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Butler State Fishing Lake And Wildlife Area
Butler State Fishing Lake And Wildlife Area