LAKE COUCHICHING (/ˈkuːtʃətʃɪŋ/ KOO-chə-ching ), from the
Ojibwe gojijiing meaning "inlet ", is a medium-sized lake in Central
Lakes Simcoe and Couchiching are popular spots for fishing in summer and ice fishing in winter.
The Couchiching Institute on Public Affairs holds its annual conference on the shores of the lake every August. Camp Couchiching is also located near the lake.
* 1 Water quality * 2 See also * 3 References * 4 External links
In a 2012 study, the lake showed a microalgae density of 2.4 × 10^7/cm^2, with a high species diversity. The lake showed low total phosphorus and high organic carbon content, when compared to Lake Simcoe .
* ^ Merriam-Webster's Geographical Dictionary, Third Edition (Merriam-Webster, 1997; ISBN 0877795460 ), p. 285. * ^ Kanavillil, N., Thorn, M., & Kurissery, S (September 2012). "Characterization of natural biofilms in temperate inland waters". Journal of Great Lakes Research. Elsevier B.V. 38 (3): 429–438. doi :10.1016/j.jglr.2012.06.014 . Retrieved 25 July 2014. CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list (link )