Robinson Lake 2019 Phosphorus
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Spring Phosphorus Results
The 2019 spring phosphorus value for Robinson Lake is 16.4 µg/L. The average total spring phosphorus for Robinson Lake since 2001 is 18.5 µg/L which is just below the Provincial Water Quality Objective of 20.0 µg/L and indicates that this lake is likely mesotrophic or eutrophic.
For more detailed information, download the graph illustrating the spring phosphorus levels in Robinson Lake from 2001-2019 (PDF 392 KB).
Download or print a detailed copy of the Robinson Lake Report Card, which outlines characteristics and water quality of Robinson Lake ( PDF 73.6 KB).
Robinson Lake has 38 permanent residents and no seasonal/recreational residents.
Location & Lake Characteristics
Robinson Lake is located in McKim township. Robinson Lake is 33.6 hectares in size and has a shoreline perimeter of 2.8 kilometres. The maximum depth is 2 metres. View maps of Robinson Lake.
Robinson Lake is located in the Ramsey Watershed. For more information on the watershed, please click on the following link: Watershed Map.
For information regarding the Lake Stewardship groups in Greater Sudbury or for information on how to start your own lake association, please click on the Lake Stewardship link.
View a list of Robinson Lake's documented fish species.
View a list of aquatic insects documented in Robinson Lake.
View a list of aquatic plants documented in Robinson Lake.