Excellent spring migration habitat for waterfowl and other waterbirds. Easy driving access around the impoundment on a dirt road; portions of the road may be closed seasonally depending on conditions.
A diversity of waterfowl, grebes, and other water birds including Canvasback, both species of scaup, Ruddy Duck, and Horned Grebe; upland species including Northern Harrier, swallows, and Vesper Sparrow
Owned and managed by Middle-Snake-Tamarac Rivers Watershed District. Main access road is at the north end of the impoundment; there is a dirt perimeter road. The impoundment often has good water conditions in spring; at other times of the year, water conditions are dependent on rains. More permanent water is found on the east side of the impoundment. Note that the impoundment is open to hunters in fall but hunters need to contact the Watershed District for access.