Lake Victoria and surrounding area
Lake Victoria is
the second largest lake in the world. It is approx. 410km long and up
to 250km wide. The maximum depth of the lake is 75m. It covers 69,490km2.
It is surrounded by three countries: Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda.
The temperature in Lake Victoria ranges from about 21-27°C
The pH ranges from 7.1-9. There are several lakes that are
connected to Lake Victoria such as: Lake George, Lake Fwa, and Lake
Albert. The lake is drained by the Nile River.