Brodill Lake

COVID-19 Update – July 16, 2021

As of Friday, July 16, Greater Sudbury will enter step three of the Province’s Roadmap to Reopen. The roadmap outlines a three-step plan to safely and gradually ease public health measures and reopen the province.

Seven municipal beaches are open with lifeguard supervision from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily.

Quality Characteristics

Spring Phosphorus Results
The 2018 spring phosphorus value for Brodill Lake is 6.9 µg/L. The average total spring phosphorus for Brodill Lake since 2001 is 6.88 µg/L which is well below the Provincial Water Quality Objective of 20.0 µg/L and indicates that this lake is likely oligotrophic.

For more detailed information, download the graph illustrating the spring phosphorus levels in Brodill Lake from 2001 to 2018 (PDF 201 KB).

General Information

Brodill Lake has no permanent residents, but has 2 seasonal/recreational residents.

Location & Lake Characteristics
Brodill Lake is located in Broder and Dill townships. Brodill Lake has an area of 112.1 hectares and a shoreline perimeter of 12.9 km. The maximum depth of the lake is 30 m. View maps of Brodill Lake

Watershed Information
Brodill Lake is located in the East Wanapitei River watershed. For more information on the watershed, please click on the Watershed Map link.

Lake Stewardship
For information regarding the Lake Stewardship groups in Greater Sudbury or for information on how to start your own lake association, please click on the Lake Stewardship link.

Biological Characteristics

Fish Species
For more detailed information on the different fish species found in Greater Sudbury follow the fish link.

Aquatic Insects
For more information about macro invertebrates (aquatic insects), please visit the Aquatic Insects Information section of our website.

Aquatic Plants
There is currently no data for aquatic plants.