1901, 2018

Current weather conditions on Devils Lake

Currently the Oregon Coast is experiencing extreme weather. As a result of high tides and recent storms, water on Devils Lake is high and increasing daily. Efforts have been initiated to remove debris from the [...]

1901, 2018

Sea Lion in Devils Lake

Sea Lion in Devils Lake As many residents already know there is a Sea Lion in Devils Lake. DLWID staff has been in contact with the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife and Marine Mammal [...]

3008, 2017

Current Water Quality Update for Labor Day Weekend

Please be aware that there is currently some algae blooming in the lake. Weekly samples are collected in order to keep residents and users of the lake informed of potentially dangerous levels of harmful bacteria and [...]

506, 2017

Lake Cleanup A Big Success!

905, 2017

2017 Lake Steward Award Recipients

Please congratulate Mariellen Rich and Kathy Kremer as the Devils Lake 2017 Lake Stewards.  Both Kathy and Mary spend many hours devoted to collecting and analyzing our lake water to make sure it is safe and [...]

305, 2017

Devils Lake Water Improvement District Lake Contractor Applications

The Devils Lake Water Improvement District is now accepting Lake Contractor Applications. A brief description of the duties and application instructions can be found here: Devils Lake Water Improvement District Lake Contractor Application Instructions

Devils Lake Information

Research

Below is a list and links to the volumes of research and the restoration plans done on and for Devils Lake of Lincoln County, Oregon, USA. All documents provided are for educational use only.  You will find important research documents, many of which are used today in budgeting for the future and in combination with other research projects to plan for future actions of construction projects.  To learn more click here.

Maps

These maps present views of natural resources, taxing district, bathymetric (lake depth profile), the watershed, street map, and 3-D watershed map. To view them click here.

Recreation

Looking for something to do while in Lincoln City? Explore Devils Lake with our recreation brochure as your guide. Whether you are looking to boat, swim, BBQ, fish, camp, hike or relax – Devils Lake has you covered!

History

Devils Lake was formed nearly 14,000 years ago by an upheaval of marine sediments from the sea floor.  This geologic action created a lake system not unlike many reservoirs today, where tributaries in the basin were blocked off and backed up creating the fingers or arms seen in Devils Lake’s irregular morphology.  To continue reading click here.

Photos

A collection of Devils Lake related photos can be found here.

Links

Get connected to more resources, lake organizations, lake societies, water shed councils, governments, and more- just click here.