No-wake zones, which could reduce erosion, are under consideration in Douglas County
The luxury of lakeside living is quickly becoming a burden.
Extraordinarily wet weather has led to high lake levels and the excess water is swallowing up docks and flooding out shorelines.
Dave Rush, director of Douglas County Land and Resource Management, said, "Many lakes are hitting all-time high water levels."
Both Oscar and Maple lakes have exceeded all-time high lake levels. Lake Victoria is about 1.5 feet above the ordinary high water level (OHWL).
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