African Cichlids
Lake Victoria
Lake Nyasa (Malawi) Lake Victoria Lake Tanganyika


Lake Victoria is the largest lake in Africa. Lake Victoria has a area of 26,828 sq. miles. Lake Superior is the only freshwater lake larger. Lake Victoria lies in east-central Africa, partly in Uganda, partly in Kenya, and the largest part being in Tanzania. Lake Victoria's current elevation is 3,723, made three feet higher than naturally occuring because of Owens Falls Dam. It's greatest occurring depth is 270 feet.