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  Lake Edward - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The lake was visited by Henry Morton Stanley in 1888 and was named by him in honour of Albert Edward, the Prince of Wales.
Lake Edward is fed by the Nyamugasani, the Ishasha, the Rutshuru, and the Rwindi rivers.
Lakes of the Democratic Republic of the Congo
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Lake_Edward   (311 words)

  
 Checklist of the birds of eastern Congo
Lake Edward and the Semliki valley to the Ituri Forest.
Lake Tanganyika and Maniema to the Semliki valley, Uele and Kisangani.
Lake Edward to Lake Albert and the Sudan border.
www.tommy777.addr.com /Eastcongo-list.htm   (9338 words)

  
 Lake Albert - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Lake Albert is located in the centre of the continent, on the border between Uganda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire).
Lake Albert is the northernmost of the chain of lakes in the Great Rift Valley; it is about 160 km (100 mi) long and 30 km (19 mi) wide, with a maximum depth of 51 m (168 ft), and a surface elevation of 619 m (2,030 ft) above sea level.
Its main sources are the Victoria Nile, ultimately coming from Lake Victoria to the southeast, and the Semliki River, which issues from Lake Edward to the southwest.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Lake_Albert   (369 words)

  
 Minnesota Lakes - Mille Lacs Lake - Leech Lake - Gull Lake
The lake is 138 ft. at its deepest.
In the 2000 lake survey the northern pike were found in high numbers, with sizes ranging from 13.1 to 36.1 inches and over 20% at 24.0 inches or greater.
The lake is primarily managed as a northern pike, largemouth bass and panfish lake, with walleye management as a secondary species.
www.craguns.com /fishing/lakes.html   (1838 words)

  
 Lakes Edward, George and Victoria (Uganda): A study of Late Quaternary rift tectonics, sedimentation and palaeoclimate
The latter separate Holocene sediments on the lake floor (relative to the KFZ), are the main architects behind lake morphology and the meandering course of the Kazinga Channel.
This fall in lake level led to the desiccation of Lake George and was accompanied by tectonic activity in the basin.
Lake George is dammed by the level of Lake Edward.
www.fou.uib.no /drgrad/2001/420004   (1397 words)

  
 Paleoclimate - LLO
Bear Lake is a medium-sized (10 x 30 km) lake that occupies a relatively simple half graben at the boundary between the Colorado Plateau and the Basin and Range.
Lake Edward is located in the western arm of the East African Rift Valley, situated on the equator between the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Uganda.
Lake Qinghai is a large shallow lake at 3200 m elevation in the northeast corner of the Tibetan Plateau.
www.d.umn.edu /llo/research/paleoclimate.html   (2667 words)

  
 Edward, Lake. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001-05   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Lake Edward is connected with the Nile system by the Semliki River, which drains the lake in the north and flows into Lake Albert.
Lake Edward has many fish, and hippopotamuses abound on its southern shores.
Henry Morton Stanley visited the lake in 1889 and named it after Albert Edward, then the prince of Wales (later Edward VII).
www.bartleby.com /65/ed/EdwardLak.html   (156 words)

  
 Southwest Region, Florida Fishing Sites and Forecast
LAKE ISTOKPOGA (Highlands County): Located five miles northeast of Lake Placid, Highlands County, this 27,692-acre lake has quality fishing for fl crappie (specks) and one of the highest largemouth bass catch rates in the state.
Webb Lake is a man-made 395-acre lake located on the Babcock/Webb Wildlife Management Area in Charlotte County nine miles south of Punta Gorda, and one mile east of I-75.
EDWARD MEDARD RESERVOIR (Hillsborough County): Formerly known as Pleasant Grove Reservoir, this 770-acre reclaimed phosphate mine within Edward Medard Park is located in Hillsborough County, approximately six miles east of Brandon, one mile south of State Route 60 on Turkey Creek Road.
floridafisheries.com /forecast/swr.html   (3885 words)

  
 MSN Encarta - Search Results - Edward Lake   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Edward, Lake, also Edward Nyanza, east central Africa, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Uganda, 912 m (2,992 ft) above sea level.
All of Prince Edward Island is part of the Maritime Plain, which also covers parts of nearby New Brunswick and Nova Scotia.
Situated in an arid region, the lake is often dry.
uk.encarta.msn.com /Edward_Lake.html   (115 words)

  
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Lake Victoria populations are slightly closer to the Lake George sample, while Lake Kyoga basin samples are equally close to both Lake George and Lake Albert samples.
It is not a native of the Lake Victoria basin of East Africa.
The Fst value between Lake George and Lake Edward populations which are physically connected is 0.074, while that between the Lake George and Lake Albert populations is 0.063, and the Lake Edward/Albert comparison yields an Fst of 0.079.
ag.arizona.edu /azaqua/ista/ista5work/ista5papers/Fuerst/fuerstWORD.doc   (4692 words)

  
 Lake Forest, IL
Lake Forest, a favorite retreat of Chicago's upper class, is tied to the network of suburbs north of Chicago along Lake Michigan regarded as the North Shore.
Lake Forest also became a center of employment, especially in financial services: within its central business district, office space increased 286 percent (+327,731 square feet) between 1974 and 1999; private-sector employment citywide advanced 203 percent between 1978 and 1998, in part due to an office park acquired through further annexation.
Accelerated by the premium upon real estate bearing a Lake Forest address, municipal officials enacted the nation's first building-scale ordinance in 1989 to regulate the demolition of residences and the construction of oversized replacements.
www.encyclopedia.chicagohistory.org /pages/709.html   (554 words)

  
 MSN Encarta - Search Results - Lake Edward
Edward, Lake, also Edward Nyanza, lake, east central Africa, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC, formerly Zaire) and Uganda, 912 m (2,990...
Lake, large, inland body of fresh or salty standing water.
Lakes are distinguished from bodies of water such as bays and gulfs, and some seas, that...
encarta.msn.com /encnet/refpages/search.aspx?q=Lake+Edward   (96 words)

  
 RIVER and LAKE
Lake Edward is one of the great lakes of Africa lying in the western Rift Valley.
The Main inflows to Lake Edward are the Nyamugasani River, which drains the southwestern end of the Rwenzoris, and Ishasha, Rutshuru and Rwindi Rivers from the Kigezi and Rwanda highlands and the Virunga volcanoes in the south.
The amount of water flowing through the lake, exclusive of evaporation, can be seen at the outflow via the Semliki River at Ishango in the northwest which is 30-40 m wide.
earth.esa.int /riverandlake/samples/samples_africa_lakeEdward.htm   (274 words)

  
 Lake Edward Resort Family Vacation Resort near Brainerd Minnesota
Lake Edward Resort is situated in the heart of the Minnesota Lakes Region, 12 miles north of Brainerd on Crow Wing County Highway #3, just north of Merrifield, Minnesota.
Lake Edward is one of the finest all around fishing lakes in the state.
The grounds at the resort are spacious and level with the lake.
www.lakeedwardresort.com   (265 words)

  
 LAKE EDWARD: TEETERING ON THE BRINK IDLE TEENS AND SINGLE-PARENT HOUSEHOLDS LEAVE DETERIORATING NEIGHBORHOOD AND ...
According to 1990 census data, roughly half the population of Lake Edward is African American, though a drive through the neighborhood indicates that the percentage is now much higher.
Michone Lane lives in Lake Edward with her husband and teen son and, like the neighborhood youths she advocates for, is an African American.
Walter Henry, president of the Wesleyan Civic League in Lake Edward, said that it's apathy on the part of both parents and police that resulted in the failed PAL effort.
scholar.lib.vt.edu /VA-news/VA-Pilot/issues/1995/vp951008/10060228.htm   (2688 words)

  
 Edward, Lake on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Joseph Edward Arguijo of Lake Zurich for 15+ years.(Obituaries)(Obituary)
Edward F. Streit of Aurora and Fort Myers, Fla. Services for Edward F. Streit, 70, will begin at 12:15 p.m.
Edward MOLYNEUX the fashion designer and painter of English descent, in his country home near Paris.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/E/EdwardL1ak.asp   (1007 words)

  
 Clark's Camp & KC's Landing Resort, Augite Lake,Eagle Lake,Edward Lake,Gordon Lake,Indian Chain of Lakes,Indian ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The Indian Lake chain in northwestern Ontario, Canada is famous for it's plentiful and exciting fishing for Walleye, Muskie, Lake Trout and Bass.
It is situated on Edward Lake, one of the ten connecting lakes of the famous Indian Lake Chain.
The Indian Lake Chain is a unique body of water, a system of small lakes and channels, approximately 18 miles in total length.
www.ontariossunsetcountry.ca /ClarksCamp   (845 words)

  
 Brainerd Minnesota Resorts Lake Edward Resort Location
Lake Edward resort is located in the beautiful Brainerd, Minnesota lakes area.
Lake Edward Resort is located approximately 12 miles north of Brainerd Minnesota.
Go 3 miles on County Road 3, on your left you will see the Lake Edward Resort and RV sign.
www.lakeedwardresort.com /location.html   (111 words)

  
 AfricanCichlids.net - Lake Victoria - Haplochromis sp. 'all red' Lake Edward   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Dissimilar to Lake Nawampasa's "All Red" - the two should not be confused.
Lake Edward is home to a beautiful Haplochromine cichlid dubbed "all red".
Both locales of this fish grow a little larger than most of the more common varieties of Victorian region cichlids that are avaible to the hobbyist.
www.africancichlids.net /Victoria/Haplochromis/H_all_red_lake_edward   (416 words)

  
 Shing Wako Resort on Lake Edward Brainerd Minnesota Vacations
If you're looking for a quiet family resort, Shing Wako is located on the shores of Lake Edward in the Brainerd Area of north central Minnesota near Nisswa and Crosslake.
Lake Edward is over 2500 acres in size, large enough to water ski comfortably.
Fishing on Lake Edward features walleye, northern pike, sunfish, small and largemouth bass.
www.shingwako.com   (355 words)

  
 Printable Version on Encyclopedia.com
EDWARD, LAKE [Edward, Lake] or Edward Nyanza 830 sq mi (2,150 sq km), in the Great Rift Valley, central Africa, on the Congo-Uganda border.
It lies at an altitude of c.3,000 ft (910 m), is c.50 mi (80 km) long, and has a maximum width of c.30 mi (48 km).
Encyclopedia.com is a service of HighBeam Research, Inc.
www.encyclopedia.com /printable.aspx?id=1E1:EdwardLak   (116 words)

  
 Lake Albert
The lake is c.100 mi (160 km) long and c.19 mi (30 km) wide, with a maximum depth of 168 ft (51 m).
White Nile - White Nile, river, one of the chief tributaries of the Nile, E Africa.
Lake Edward - Edward, Lake, or Edward Nyanza830 sq mi (2,150 sq km), in the Great Rift Valley, central Africa, on...
www.factmonster.com /ce6/world/A0803076.html   (196 words)

  
 Hippos—And Precious Dung—Vanishing From African Lake
The decline in hippos has also had a devastating impact on the livelihood of thousands of fishers living around Lake Edward, which lies inside the park.
Almost 10,000 hippos once swam in the lake, but the most recent survey shows there are now less than 600 left.
Hippos swim in Lake Edward in Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
news.nationalgeographic.com /news/2005/12/1214_051214_hippo_dung.html?source=rss   (552 words)

  
 Edward MacDowell Lake Homepage   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The recreation area officially opens for the season on Saturday, May 20th.
The Edward MacDowell Dam is just one of the five flood control dams built by the Corps of Engineers in the Merrimack River Basin.
The Edward MacDowell Lake Trail Map is now available online in PDF format.
www.nae.usace.army.mil /recreati/eml/emlhome.htm   (78 words)

  
 Lake on the Mountain, Prince Edward County, Ontario, Canada
Cloaked in mystery and legend, the turquoise lake is a source of amazement and a beautiful setting for activities in the park.
Lake on the Mountain and the community of Glenora at the base of the escarpment are also steeped in Ontario's past
Lake on the Mountain Park is located on County Road 7 off Highway 33 near Glenora
www.pec.on.ca /other/lotm.html   (449 words)

  
 Shipwreck Diving, Marine Heritage, Prince Edward Point, Lake Ontario
Two-thirds or more of the shipwrecks that occurred on Lake Ontario during the schooner and early steam era, took place between Point Petre in Prince Edward County and the Main Duck Islands.
The waters around Prince Edward Point, Point Traverse, Timber and False Duck Islands and the treacherous schoals and bars such as Psychic Shoal, Gull Bar and Poplar Bar, contain the wrecks of a number of two and three-masted schooners, brigantines, barges and steamers.
She lies upside-down in 45-80' of water on the rocky floor of Lake Ontario.
www.pec.on.ca /other/scuba.html   (764 words)

  
 Hot Spot Outdoors & Minnesota Fishing Forums: Lake Edward
Edwards is a great lake, our guides usually have pretty good multi-species trips out there.
If this spring is any indication of the bite on Edward this year, this should be a fantastic summer.
I believe that the explosion of pike was what really hurt the lake for those years.
www.fishingminnesota.com /forum/showflat.php?Number=578180   (867 words)

  
 Lake Cabin rental - cottage - Brainerd Minnesota. Great resort, golf, fishing and vacation - in Brainerd, MN.
The lake is world famous for its year-round fishing, and the surrounding area boasts some of the best duck and deer hunting in Minnesota.
Our Lake Hubert cabin is located in a relaxing, secluded setting for you to enjoy your vacation.
Enjoy great lake views while grilling from the deck of this private, newly furnished 3-bedroom/2-bath lakehome located on Nisswa Lake.
www.brainerd.com /lodging/rental.html   (765 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Edward, Lake, Africa (African Physical Geography) - Encyclopedia
AllRefer.com - Edward, Lake, Africa (African Physical Geography) - Encyclopedia
Edward, Lake, or Edward Nyanza[nIan´zu, nE–] Pronunciation Key 830 sq mi (2,150 sq km), in the Great Rift Valley, central Africa, on the Congo-Uganda border.
More articles from AllRefer Reference on Edward, Lake
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/E/EdwardLak.html   (222 words)

  
 Untitled Document   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
A high-resolution geochemical record from Lake Edward, Uganda-Congo, and the timing and causes of tropical African drought during the late Holocene.
Beuning, K.R.M, Russell, J. Vegetation and Sedimentation in the Lake Edward Basin, Uganda-Congo during the late Pleistocene and early Holocene.
Late Quaternary Sedimentation and climate in the Lake Edward and George area, Uganda-Congo.
lrc.geo.umn.edu /people/jim/pubs.html   (241 words)

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