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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pond

A pond is a body of standing water, either natural or artificial, that is usually smaller than a lake. ... The technical distinction between a pond and a lake has not been universally standardized. ... A pond, therefore, may have combinations of three different food webs, one based on larger plants, one based upon decayed plants ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake

A lake is an area of variable size filled with water, localized in a basin, that is surrounded by ... There is considerable uncertainty about defining the difference between lakes and ponds, and no current internationally accepted definition of either ...

www.lakemat.com/education/lake-weed-blog/2011/06/what-s-difference-between-lake-and-pond

Jun 28, 2011 ... Most would say it's size, a lake is bigger, a pond is smaller. That's actually wrong. From government websites to Wikipedia, the information is ...

mentalfloss.com/article/57902/whats-difference-between-lake-and-pond

Naming conventions between lakes and ponds are ultimately arbitrary as well, but the generally accepted consensus for the two involves size. Bodies of water ...

www.des.nh.gov/organization/commissioner/pip/factsheets/bb/documents/bb-49.pdf

there is no precise difference between a lake and pond, although waterbodies named "lakes" ... limnological perspective, there is a difference between the two.

www.infoplease.com/askeds/pond-or-lake

The primary difference between the two is their size. Simply put, lakes are larger and ponds are smaller. However, there is no standardization of lake sizes.

www.maine.gov/dep/water/lakes/lkepond.html

And there is a transition between the two where the definition becomes fuzzy. If we held to the depth distinction, some ponds would become lakes mid-summer ...

www.lakescientist.com/lake-facts/how-lakes-differ

Ponds. Both lakes and ponds are standing or slow-moving bodies of water. There are no official or scientific differences between lakes and ponds. Lakes are ...

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Sep 7, 2015 ... Difference Between Pond and Lake . . . Most would say it's size, a lake is bigger, a pond is smaller. That's actually wrong. From government ...

www.lmvp.org/Waterline/2008number3/pondlake.html

The difference between a pond and a lake is only semantic, and the ... However, the precise surface area at which a pond becomes a lake is unclear.