Data Visualization: Lake Surface Areas

About this Viz

See where 67 surveys have been carried out. Click on map pins to access survey reports.

This maps shows the surface areas of Maine lakes. Data are displayed in 6 map layers, by surface area range. When you first open the map, 2 size class layers are open (1000-9,999 acres and 10,000+ acres). Click the check-boxes to open / close any of the 6 data layers.

Only lakes >= 10 acres surface area are shown. Smaller lakes are not included.

Data source: ME DEP and IF&W. The data file is available HERE.

(Map created 4/7/2014. Map © LSM / VLMP)