702, 2018

District Receives $10,000 Grant Award from Siletz Tribe for Aeration/Conservation Project

On Friday February 2 The Devils Lake Water Improvement District received a generous Donation from the Siletz Tribal Charitable Contribution Fund. The Grant award was a total of $10,000 dollars to be spent on the [...]

702, 2018

DLWID Budget Committee Opening

DLWID currently has one available position on our Budget Committee. Please fill out and return to the District application via email or mail. A link to the application can be found here.

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!

Devils Lake Information


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.


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.


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!


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.


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


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