Spotted Lake, Osoyoos in British Columbia

Spotted Lake is located northwest of Osoyoos in British Columbia. Its a saline endothermic alkali lake and in the summer most of the water from the lake evaporates leaving behind all the minerals to show as large spots.

Colours of the spots vary depending on the mineral composition(mostly made of magnesium sulfate) at the given time.

Spotted Lake 4

Spotted Lake 3

Spotted Lake 2

Spotted Lake 1




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