10 Animals That Live in Lakes

By Manish

1. Fish 

Lakes have different types of fish like trout, bass, and catfish. 

2. Frogs 

Lakes are home to frogs like bullfrogs and green frogs. 

3. Turtles 

Turtles such as painted turtles and snapping turtles live in lakes. 

4. Ducks 

Ducks like mallards and wood ducks swim and live around lakes. 

5. Beavers 

Beavers build their homes in lakes using sticks and mud. 

6. Otters 

Otters, which are good swimmers, also live in some lakes. 

7. Snakes 

Some lakes have snakes like water snakes and garter snakes. 

8. Insects 

Lakes are full of bugs like dragonflies and mosquitoes. 

9. Birds 

Birds such as herons and kingfishers can be seen around lakes. 

10. Muskrats 

Muskrats make homes in lakeshores and eat plants.