Skatutakee Lake Information (Geography)

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Skatutakee Lake
Skatutakee Lake, Harrisville NH.jpg
Location Cheshire County, New Hampshire
Coordinates 42°56′16″N 72°4′28″W / 42.93778°N 72.07444°W / 42.93778; -72.07444
SKATUTAKEE LAKE Latitude and Longitude:

42°56′16″N 72°4′28″W / 42.93778°N 72.07444°W / 42.93778; -72.07444
Primary inflows Nubanusit Brook
Primary outflows Nubanusit Brook
Basin countriesUnited States
Max. length1.7 mi (2.7 km)
Max. width0.3 mi (0.48 km)
Surface area236 acres (0.96 km2)
Average depth10 ft (3.0 m)
Max. depth17 ft (5.2 m)
Surface elevation1,201 ft (366 m)
Islands1
Settlements Harrisville

Skatutakee Lake is a 236-acre (0.96 km2) [1] water body located in Cheshire County in southwestern New Hampshire, United States, in the town of Harrisville. Water from Skatutakee Lake flows via Nubanusit Brook to the Contoocook River in Peterborough and ultimately to the Merrimack River.

The lake is classified as a warmwater fishery, with observed species including smallmouth and largemouth bass, chain pickerel, horned pout, northern pike, and black crappie. [1]

See also

References

  1. ^ a b "Skatutakee Lake, Harrisville" (PDF). NH Fish & Game. Retrieved September 4, 2014.