Site Details

McIntosh Wildlife Area - Cerro Gordo County

GPS Coordinates: 43.1275489037465, -93.4494495391846

Management: State

Description: Small grassland with low wet areas, on the north side of Clear Lake.

Habitat: Primarily grassland with two low areas that sometimes hold water. Edged by thin woodlands especially on the southwest.

Directions: - on the western north shore of Clear Lake in Cerro Gordo Co. A little more than five miles west along U.S. 18 from I-35, take Cardinal Ave. south one half mile to Lake St. and look for the sign to the area.

Public Hunting Area Search for area boundary information on the DNR interactive atlas

Important Bird Area: IBA Entry for McIntosh Wildlife Area