Water Advisory -
Miquelon Lake not suitable for swimming
October 4, 2022
- Swimming is not recommended at any time of year at Miquelon Lake
- Increasing lake temperatures and decreasing water levels have created high concentrations of salt, and plant and bacteria growth.
- Fecal coliform bacteria is typically present in summer months at high levels due to high populations of waterfowl and gulls and can cause illness.
- Park visitors are encouraged to take advantage of the many other summer recreation options at Miquelon Lake, including birdwatching on the lake.