Howard Prairie Lake

Infobox lake
lake_name = Howard Prairie Lake
image_lake = Howard Prairie Lake.png caption_lake = Satellite image
image_bathymetry =
caption_bathymetry =
location = Southern Oregon
coords = coord|42|12|59|N|122|22|35|W|region:US-OR_type:waterbody_source:gnis|display=inline,title
type = Reservoir
inflow = Grizzly Creek
outflow = Grizzly Creek
catchment =
basin_countries = United States
length =
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area = convert|1990|acre|abbr=on
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elevation = convert|4500|ft|abbr=on
islands = Buck, Doe, and Fawn Islands
cities =

Howard Prairie Lake, or Howard Prairie Reservoir, is a reservoir located convert|4500|ft|m above sea level cite web
url = http://www.jacksoncountyparks.com/howard_prairie.htm
title = Howard Prairie Lake Recreational Area
publisher = Jackson County Parks Department
accessdate = 2008-07-29
] in Jackson County, Oregon, United States. The Howard Prairie dam was built in 1959, by the Rogue River Basin Project. cite web
url = http://www.talentid.org/mn.asp?pg=RBWU_FactSheets
title = ROGUE BASIN WATER USERS COUNCIL, INC. FACT SHEET FOR FACILITIES AND OPERATIONS
publisher = Talent Irrigation District
accessdate = 2008-07-29
] The lake's main inflow and outflow is Grizzly Creek. The lake covers convert|1990|acre|km2. cite web
url = http://159.121.106.106/osmb/index.cfm?fuseaction=facilityDisplay&BoatingFacilityUID=035315191
title = HOWARD PRAIRIE RESORT
publisher = Boat Oregon.com
accessdate = 2008-07-29
] The lake is known for its large number of rainbow trout. It is surrounded by pine and fir forests of the Cascade Mountains.

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