Silver Lake (Mojave) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsSilver Lake
Silver Lake after a flood in March 2005.
San Bernardino County, California
|Primary inflows||Mojave River|
|Primary outflows||Terminal (evaporation)|
|Basin countries||United States|
|Max. length||12 km (7.5 mi)|
|Max. width||5 km (3.1 mi)|
|Shore length1||30 km (19 mi)|
|Surface elevation||280 m (920 ft)|
|1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.|
The Mojave River terminates at Soda Lake, but the river has flowed into Silver Lake in historic times (as recently as the very wet winter of 2004–2005). A channel that has been modified by humans exists between the lakes. The lake occasionally has water, but is usually dry.
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