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Lake of the Woods

General Information

Description
Country Canada
United States of America
Latitude 49° 5' 0" (49.0833)
Longitude -95° 0' 0" (-95.0000)
State Minnesota
River Basin Nelson-Saskatchewan

Physical Characteristics

Description
Surface Area 1,900.00 km2
Origin Glacial

Socio-Political

Economic Value
Major Cities

Watershed Management

Description
Issues
Monitoring

Biodiversity Conservation

Description
Designations
Species of Concern

Organizations

Minnesota Lakes Association
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Lake Programs

Documents

Resources

Crop Explorer - Global Reservoir and Lake Elevation Monitoring
Crop Explorer - Lake Level Variations from TOPEX/POSEIDON and Jason-1 Altimetry for Lake of the Woods
Frequently asked questions about lake sturgeon management on Minnesota-Canada border waters
Lake Of The Woods Advisory Number 4845
Minnesota Lake Finder
Minnesota statute on protected flows
Minnesota Water Statutes and Rules
Nelson River Basin map & information

Additional Data Sources

Birkett, C., and I. Mason. 1995. A new global lakes database for remote sensing programme studying climatically sensitive large lakes. Journal of Great Lakes Research, 21 (3) 307-318.
US EPA (2004) National Listing of Fish Advisories Database

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