salt lake

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

A lake with a concentration of mineral salts typically of the order of 100 parts per thousand or greater, dominated by dissolved chlorides, e.g. the Dead Sea, which contains 64 parts per thousand NaCl and 164 parts per thousand MgCl2.

Subjects: Ecology and Conservation — Earth Sciences and Geography.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.