Birch Lake in the BWCA

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Acres: 357
State/Province: MN
Acres are calculated and may not represent official values. The calculation only takes into account the area contained within the given state or province.
TitleAuthorEntry PointDateLast UpdatedComments
100 mile Ely to Gunflint side and back Brad25 - Moose Lake9/9/20142/16/20150
Boy Scout High Adventure - DRAFT Ben Strege25 - Moose Lake8/4/20149/4/20140
April Isle of Pines Trip Runner8925 - Moose Lake4/27/20125/18/20120
CampsiteStatusAvg RatingGood Tent PadsMax Tent PadsHas Photos
1238Open/Potential
4.57.5No
1239Open/Potential
59No
1240Open/Potential
23No
1278Open/Potential
  No
1279Open/Potential
  No
1280Open/Potential
3.53.5No
1281Open/Potential
  Yes
1282Open/Potential
  No
1283Open/Potential
23No
1284Open/Potential
  No
1287Open/Potential
  No
1288Open/Potential
34No
PortageLakesLengthHas PhotosHas CommentsHas My Comments
379Birch51YesYesNo
392Birch, Frog101YesNoNo
422Sucker, Birch7YesYesNo
SpeciesSurvey TypeQty Compared to Similar LakesWeight Compared to Similar Lakes
BluegillGill NetNot DeterminedNot Determined
BluegillTrap NetBelow AverageAverage
Lake WhitefishGill NetBelow AverageAbove Average
Largemouth BassGill NetAverageAbove Average
Largemouth BassTrap NetAverageAverage
Northern PikeGill NetAverageAbove Average
Northern PikeTrap NetNot DeterminedNot Determined
Rock BassGill NetAverageBelow Average
Rock BassTrap NetAverageBelow Average
Smallmouth BassGill NetAverageAverage
Smallmouth BassTrap NetAbove AverageAbove Average
Tullibee (Cisco)Gill NetAverageAbove Average
WalleyeGill NetAbove AverageAbove Average
WalleyeTrap NetBelow AverageAbove Average
White SuckerGill NetAbove AverageAverage
White SuckerTrap NetAverageAbove Average
Yellow PerchGill NetBelow AverageAverage
Yellow PerchTrap NetAverageAverage
Fish survey information was obtained from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources lake information report.
Birch Lake Campsite
Birch Lake Campsite by Randy.Pfeifer
9/15/2012
Our tent (Birch Lake)
Our tent (Birch Lake) by Randy.Pfeifer
9/15/2012
View from campsite
View from campsite by Randy.Pfeifer
9/15/2012
Birch-Sucker
Birch-Sucker by Gavia
5/25/2012

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