Toronto Lake (Kansas)

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Toronto Lake
Map of Woodson Co, Ks, USA.png
Location Woodson / Greenwood counties in Kansas
Coordinates 37°44′28″N 95°55′31″W / 37.74111°N 95.92528°W / 37.74111; -95.92528Coordinates: 37°44′28″N 95°55′31″W / 37.74111°N 95.92528°W / 37.74111; -95.92528
Type Reservoir
Primary outflows Verdigris River
Basin countries United States
Managing agency U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Built 1960
Settlements Toronto, Coyville
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Toronto Lake is a recreational lake in southeast Kansas, primarily in Woodson County. It is located on the Verdigris River about 4 miles southeast of Toronto, Kansas. The lake is maintained by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.[2]


Toronto Lake was authorized in the Flood Control Act of 1941. Construction started on the lake in November 1954 and it was completed in February 1960.[2]

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