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Inshore Fishes of Les Cheneaux

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Cedarville Bay

Water area of bay: 2.07 km2

Area of permanent marsh: 0.0093 km2

Land area within 1 km of the water: 13.11 km2

Shoreline length: 4.51 km

Maximum depth: 4.6 m

Mean depth: 1.5 m

 

Mackinac Bay

Water area of bay: 1.63 km2

Area of permanent marsh: 0.15 km2

Land area within 1 km: 7.77 km2

Shoreline length: 5.24 km

Maximum depth: 2.7 m

Mean depth: 1.2 m

 

Prentiss Bay

Water area of bay: 2.53 km2

Land area within 1 km: 3.73 km2

Shoreline length: 8.04 km

Maximum depth: 7.9 m

Mean depth: 3.1 m

 

McKay Bay

Water area of bay: 2.12 km2

Land area within 1 km: 15.01 km2

Shoreline length: 7.07 km

Maximum depth: 8.2 m

Mean depth: 3.2 m

 

Mismer Bay

Water area of bay: 1.87 km2

Area of permanent marsh: 0.29 km2

Land area within 1 km: 9.54 km2

Shoreline length: 8.17 km

Maximum depth: 3.4 m

Mean depth: 1.6 m