Walker lake nv-field assignment Presentation Transcript
Walker Lake NV By Susan Prather
• Pictures I have chosen are the rock formations surrounding Walker Lake inNevada, Walker Lake is a Natural lake in the Great Basin in western Nevada. The Lake is fed from the north by the Walker River and has no natural outlet except absorption and evaporation. The lakebedis a remnant of prehistoric Lake Lahontan that covered much of northwestern Nevada during the Ice Age.
The lakeitself hasdried upmany timessince theend of thePleistocene