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Sevier Lake by Cricket Mountains, USA

38.9N 113.1W

October 7th, 2011 Category: Lakes, Mountains

USA - October 3rd, 2011

This orthorectified image shows Sevier Lake, west of the Cricket Mountains, in Utah, USA. It is an intermittent and endorheic lake which lies in the lowest part of the Sevier Desert, Millard County, Utah.

Like the Great Salt Lake and Utah Lake, it is a remnant of Pleistocene Lake Bonneville. Sevier Lake is fed primarily by the Beaver and Sevier Rivers, and the additional inflow is from the lakes watershed that is part of the. The lake has been mostly dry throughout recorded history and is a source of wind-blown dust in dust storms that frequently sweep the area.

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