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Horseshoe Lake
Location Mono County, California
Type lake

Horseshoe Lake is a lake in Mono County, California, near the Mammoth Mountain ski resort. The soil near the lake contains a high concentration of carbon dioxide which, when it seeps from the soil, kills trees and poses a threat to humans.

Horseshoe Lake CO2 area
Aerial image of Horseshoe Lake, showing areas with high carbon dioxide concentrations
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