Function to return lake Mean Depth

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Description

Calculates average depth of lake as a mean of lake volume divided by lake surface area

Usage

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lakeMeanDepth(inLakeMorpho)

Arguments

inLakeMorpho

An object of lakeMorphoClass. Output of the lakeSurroundTopo function would be appropriate as input

Value

Returns a numerica value for the mean depth of the lake

References

Florida LAKEWATCH (2001). A Beginner's guide to water management - Lake Morphometry (2nd ed.). Gainesville: Florida LAKEWATCH, Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. Link

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