Kukagami 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 Kukagami Lake is 4.0 µg/L. The average total spring phosphorus for Kukagami Lake since 2005 is 4.53 µg/L which is well below the Provincial Water Quality Ojective 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 Kukagami Lake from 2005 to 2018 (PDF 199 KB).

Shoreline Classification Project

For more information on the types of shorelines, view your lake's shoreline classification link. (PDF 453 KB).

General Information

Location & Lake Characteristics
Kukagami Lake is located in Scadding township. Kukagami Lake has an area of 1864.8 hectares and a shoreline perimeter of 130.9 kilometres.

Watershed Information
Kukagami Lake is located in the Kukagami watershed. For more information on the watershed, visit the Watershed Map link.

Lake Stewardship
For information on the Kukagami Lake Campers' Association visit the Lake Stewardship link

Biological Characteristics

Fish Species
View the list of Kukagami Lake's documented fish species.

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

Aquatic Plants
There is currently no data for aquatic plants