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Fog 2

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Bathymetric Map

Manipulation

Lake Fog 2, also referred to as Hanging Lake, has undergone no manipulation. Monitoring of Fog 2 began in 1999 and the lake serves as a reference for the E5 nutrient enrichment experiment.

Lake Description

Lake Fog 2 is a deep kettle lake located on the North Slope of Alaska.

Elevation (m): 780

Surface Area (ha): 5.65

Volume (cubic meters): 469,114

Mean Depth (m): NA

Max Depth (m): 20.3

Catchment Area (ha): NA

Water Retention Time (years): NA

Fish

Arctic Char (Salvelinus alpinus)

Slimy Sculpin (Cottus cognatus)

Arctic Grayling (Thymallus arcticus) (very few)

Microplankton

community NA

Zooplankton

Heterocope septentrionalis

Holopedium gibberum

Bosmina longirostris

Diaptomus pribilofensis

Cyclops scutifer

Daphnia middendorffiana

Daphnia longiremis

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