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A public boat launch at Lake Palestine left dry due to drought (Summer 2011)
|Location||Texas, United States|
|Primary inflows||Neches River|
|Basin countries||United States|
|Max. length||18 mi (29 km)|
|Surface area||25,560 acres (103.4 km2)|
|Average depth||16 ft (4.9 m)|
|Max. depth||58 ft (18 m)|
|Shore length1||135 mi (217 km)|
|Surface elevation||345 ft (105 m):|
|1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.|
Lake Palestine is a freshwater lake in northeast Texas. It was created by the construction of the Blackburn Crossing dam on the Neches River in 1962.
The lake offers an array of freshwater fish species including bass, crappie and catfish.
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