Alligator Lake (Osceola County, Florida) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsAlligator Lake
|Location||Osceola County, Florida|
|Type||Natural Freshwater Lake|
|Basin countries||United States|
|Max. length||4.04 miles (6.50 km)|
|Max. width||1.89 miles (3.04 km)|
|Surface area||3,551.57 acres (14.3727 km2)|
|Max. depth||28 feet (8.5 m)|
|Surface elevation||19 m (62 ft)|
|Islands||Numerous Marshy Islets|
Alligator Lake is a freshwater lake in Osceola County, Florida. In addition to alligators, it is home to largemouth bass, bluegill, bowfin, gar and redear sunfish. The lake is also known as the "Headwaters of the Everglades" despite its original name John Cordall Lake.
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