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Fog 4

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Bathymetric Map


Lake Fog 4 has undergone no manipulation. Monitoring of Fog 4 began in 1999 and the lake serves as a reference for the E6 nutrient enrichment experiment.

Lake Description

Lake Fog 4 is a shallow kettle lake located on the North Slope of Alaska.

Elevation (m): 748

Surface Area (ha): 1.89

Volume (cubic meters): 42,991

Mean Depth (m): approximately 2.5

Max Depth (m): 5.4

Catchment Area (ha): NA

Water Retention Time (years): NA


Fog 4 is fishless


community NA


Heterocope septentrionalis

Bosmina longirostris

Diaptomus pribilofensis

Cyclops scutifer

Daphnia middendorffiana

Daphnia longiremis

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