For a full description see: Kling G.W. et al. 2000. Integration of lakes and streams in a landscape perspective: the importance of material processing on spatial patterns and temporal coherence. Freshwater Biology, 43, 477-497.
Lake I8 is at the same elevation as lake I7, but not a portion of the I1-I7 lake chain (map). I8 has one major inlet in the form of a tundra stream which enters on the southwest side of the lake.
Elevation (m): 744
Surface Area (ha): 16.3
Volume (cubic meters): 486,400
Mean Depth (m): NA
Max Depth (m): 9.1
Catchment Area (ha): 2928
Water Retention Time (years): 0.1