Nelson Pond (aka Rockwell Pond)

 

Nelson Pond - Storm water retention pond

Surface Acres:  3.13 Acres                                              Avg. Depth:   

Location:  S 92nd E Ave and Skelly Drive (South of Interstate 44)  

Operator:  City of Tulsa-Storm Water Retention 

Notable Characteristics:  Moderate largemouth bass, bluegill sunfish, and redear sunfish population in this pond. 

 

Sport Fish Total Abundance Quality Size Abundance Quality Size

 

Largemouth Bass Moderate Moderate 14in
Bluegill Sunfish High High 6in
Redear Sunfish High High 6in

Fish survey date: 8-2008 

Special Regulations:  None.  Fisheries regulations are same as statewide.   

Other Comments:  The area is well maintained, however the pond has a heavy growth of coontail.  Grass carp have been stocked to help vegetation control.  Otherwise, it is a good fishing pond. 

Amenities:

Restrooms

Lights

(parking)

Playground

Pavilions

Benches/

Tables

Walking Trails

Handicap

Access

Water Faucets

Parking

Type

 

 

 

 

 

*

 

 

L

L = parking lot, S = street parking, B = parking in private business parking lots nearby.

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