Lake Huron

Himanshi singh       Nov 18, 2022


        Lake Huron has a length 332km of and a maximum width of 295km. The lake has a mean surface elevation of 176m, which is similar to that of Lake Michigan. 



        It is estimated that there are about 30,000 islands in Lake Huron and taking these islands into account, Lake Huron has a shoreline length of 3,190km, which is the longest among all the Great Lakes 


#Flora And Fauna

        Several scientific studies have revealed that the lake initially supported many native deep-water fishes like lake trout, ciscos, sculpins, etc. 


#Brief History

        Geologists believe that about 9,000 years ago when the water levels of Lake Huron were about 100m lower than the present water levels 



        As a part of the St. Lawrence Seaway, Lake Huron  serves as an important navigational route for commercial cargo ships carrying several economically important materials. 


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