Lake Massasecum facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsLake Massasecum
North end of Lake Massasecum in midsummer
|Location||Merrimack County, New Hampshire|
|Primary outflows||tributary of Warner River|
|Basin countries||United States|
|Max. length||1.5 mi (2.4 km)|
|Max. width||0.7 mi (1.1 km)|
|Surface area||409 acres (1.66 km2)|
|Average depth||10 ft (3.0 m)|
|Max. depth||50 ft (15 m)|
|Surface elevation||636.7 ft (194.1 m)|
Lake Massasecum is a 409-acre (1.66 km2) water body located in Merrimack County in central New Hampshire, United States, in the town of Bradford. Outflow from the lake travels via the Warner River to the Contoocook River and then the Merrimack River.
In the past decade there has been an increase in Myriophyllum (more commonly known as "milfoil") in the lake, and local residents have been trying to stop its spread.
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