Ward Lake (Florida)
|Bill Evers Reservoir|
|Primary inflows||Braden River|
|Primary outflows||Braden River|
|Basin countries||United States|
|Surface area||255 acres (103 ha)|
Ward Lake, also known as Bill Evers Reservoir, is a 255 acre body of water in Manatee County, Florida, in the United States. It provides most of the water for the city of Bradenton and is a water feature in the Manatee River watershed.
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Its inflow and outflow is the Braden River. The lake has had problems with nutrient loading and elevated concentrations of dissolved copper. Ward Lake /Bill Evers Reservoir was built in the late 1930s and expanded in 1985.
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