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What is a lake?

A lake is a large body of water that is surrounded by land a body of (usually fresh) water surrounded by land

How many lakes in the Lake District?

There are 14 main bodies of water in the lake district but only one official "lake" and that is Bassenthwaite Lake.. All the rest are "meres" or "waters", for example Winderm (MORE)

What type of lake is Lake Eyre?

Lake Eyre is a salt lake. More specifically, it is a salt sink. Its elevation isfifteen metres below sea level, and it fills completely only aboutonce every ten years, fed (MORE)

Is lake Michigan a mesotrophic lake?

I want to say yes. Lake Michigan is not Oligotrophic like Lake George in New York. It isn't Eutrophic or Hypereutrophic which are characterized by high levels of nitrogen and (MORE)

How did crater lake become a lake?

Crater Lake was formed when Mount Mazama collapsed during acataclysmic volcanic eruption and formed a crater-like hole calleda caldera. In Native American legend sky god Named (MORE)