Utah State University
fish, fishing, lake, bear lake, water
Bear Lake is an old lake. The lake basin was form ed during the growth of the surround ing mountains; since that time, a lake has been present whenever the climate has been wet enough, but it has probably completely dried up during very dry periods.
McConnell, William J.; Clark, William J.; and Sigler, William F., "Bear Lake It's Fish and Fishing" (1957). Watershed Sciences Faculty Publications. Paper 1100.