Lake North Pole
|Lake North Pole|
|The North Pool|
|Average depth||Approximately 40 centimetres|
Lake North Pole, also known as The North Pool, is a small, shallow lake near the North Pole, and is currently the northernmost lake in the world. It came into existence in 2002, occurring each year, then freezing over in the winter.
On July 26, 2013, the depth was estimated to be approximately 40 cm.
- "NPEO Web Cameras". Psc.apl.washington.edu. Retrieved 2013-07-29.
- "Melting Ice Forms Lake at North Pole, researchers worried". Austrian Tribune. Retrieved 2013-07-29.
- "Ice Near the North Pole Has Melted. Again. - Eric Levenson". The Atlantic Wire. 2013-07-24. Retrieved 2013-07-29.
- July 27, 2013. "Debunker: New lake on North Pole sea ice? Not really.". Alaska Dispatch. Retrieved 2013-07-29.
- January 21, 2013 Executive Summary of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Arctic Report Card discussing melting ice.
- Webcam and images at National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration website
- Webcam and images at the North Pole Environmental Observatory website