Lakes 101

All about Victoria’s lakes

Cutthroat trout

Below is a series of excerpts taken from the guidebook Lakes of Victoria, BC, by Adam Ungstad.

These are basic, understandable answers for common questions, ranging from how lakes are named to what makes some lakes warmer than others. They have been published online to facilitate greater awareness, understanding and curiosity of how lake ecosystems work.

If you enjoy reading this section or find it useful, please consider buying a copy of the full book. Enjoy!