Spring Phosphorus Results
The 2017 spring phosphorus value for Greens Lake is 15.9 µg/L. The average total spring phosphorus for Greens Lake since 2001 is 15.7 µg/L which is below the Provincial Water Quality Objective of 20.0 µg/L and indicates that this lake is likely oligotrophic or mesotrophic.
For more detailed information, download the graph illustrating the spring phosphorus levels in Greens Lake for 2001-2017 (PDF 4 KB).
Greens Lake does not have any permanent or seasonal/recreational residents.
Location & Lake Characteristics
Greens Lake is located in Capreol township. Greens Lake is 34.0 hectares in size and has a shoreline perimeter of 2.3 kilometres. The maximum depth of Greens Lake is 32 metres. View maps of Greens Lake.
Greens Lake is located in the Upper Vermilion Watershed. For more information about the watershed, visit the Watershed Map link.
For information regarding the Lake Stewardship groups in Greater Sudbury or for information on how to start your own lake association, visit the Lake Stewardship link.
For more detailed information on the different fish species found in Greater Sudbury follow the fish link.
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.