COVID-19 Update – July 16, 2021
|As of Friday, July 16, Greater Sudbury will enter step three of the Province’s Roadmap to Reopen. The roadmap outlines a three-step plan to safely and gradually ease public health measures and reopen the province.
Seven municipal beaches are open with lifeguard supervision from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily.
Spring Phosphorus Results
The 2019 spring phosphorus value for Forest Lake is 5.5 µg/L. The average total spring phosphorus for Forest Lake since 2004 is 4.1 µg/L which is well below the Provincial Water Quality Objective of 20.0 µg/L and indicates that this lake is likely oligotrophic.
For more detailed information, download the graph illustrating the spring phosphorus levels in Forest Lake from 2004 to 2019 (PDF 207 KB).
Forest Lake has 21 permanent residents, but no seasonal/recreational residents.
Location & Lake Characteristics
Forest Lake is located in Broder township. Forest Lake is 15.8 hectares in size and has a shoreline perimeter of 2.2 kilometres. The maximum depth of Forest Lake is 12 metres. View maps of Forest Lake.
Forest Lake is located in the Panache watershed. For more information on the watershed, visit the Watershed Map link.
For information regarding the Forest Lake Stewardship group, visit the following Lake Stewardship link.
For more information, view the list of Forest Lake's documented fish species.
For more information about macro invertebrates (aquatic insects), visit the Aquatic Insects Information section of our website.
There is currently no data for aquatic plants.