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Big Lake
Location Reagan County, Texas
Type intermittent lake
Primary inflows Big Lake Draw
Basin countries United States
Surface area 1,000 acres (400 ha)

Big Lake is an intermittent dry lake located one-mile (1.6 km) south and southwest of the city of Big Lake in Reagan County, Texas.

Covering approximately 1,300 acres (530 ha), the playa lies in a floodplain and is fed primarily by Big Lake Draw and a number of other, unnamed smaller draws. Scrub brush, mesquite, juniper, grasses, and water-tolerant hardwoods grow around the lake.

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