Lake Casitas, California
Lake Casitas Information and Facts
Lake Casitas is a reservoir lake that covers a surface area of 9 km2 (3 mi2), has an average depth of 35 meters (115 feet), and reaches a maximum depth of 74 meters (241 feet). Lake Casitas boasts a total water volume of 0.31 km3 (250,511 acre-feet), has a maximum length 5 km (3 miles), reaches a maximum width of 3 km (2 miles), and has a total shore line of 33 kilometers (21 miles). The lake, which sits at an elevation of 169 meters (555 feet), drains a whatershed that covers 94 km2 (37 mi2) and has a residence time of 7,078 days (20 years). Its main inflows are Coyote Creek, and the lake is drained by Coyote Creek.