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Pine River Pond

Pine River Pond sits at the headwaters of the Pine River, which flows northwest into Ossipee Lake. This 570 acre pond is situated in an 11 square mile watershed. The pond has 15 islands and a dam which maintains its water level. It has an average depth of 15 feet, yet it also has a relatively deep spot at 55 feet deep. It is classified as mesotrophic. For more information, check out the Pine River Pond Association’s website or the Pine River Pond Watershed brochure. For the most recent water quality report please follow this link to the UNH Lakes Lay Monitoring Program Reports.

WHAT’S AWWA UP TO ON PINE RIVER POND?

  • Youth Conservation Corps projects
  • Road repair planning

LAKE STATISTICS

Lake Area: 570 acres
Maximum Depth: 55 ft
Maximum Length: 3.6 mi
Maximum Width: 0.6 mi
Average Depth: 10 ft
Watershed Area: 14.3 sq mi
Shoreline: 10.1 mi
Average Transparency: 19.6 ft (6 meters)

Pine River Pond

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