Photographer's Note

Lake Vegoritida is a magnificent lake in the prefecture of Florina.Together with the Prespa lakes and the other three lakes of the county puts together unique landscapes and important habitats.

Lake Vegoritida located in the village of Agios Panteleimon and the root of the country since the bottom in many places reaches 50 meters.The lake is at an altitude of 500 m and covers an area of 60 square kilometers.Surrounded by reeds and hydrophilic parts that create the ideal conditions for birds in the area.Much is the fish fauna that includes species such as carp,the whitefish,the tench,roach and the pike.

Besides its ecological value,Vegoritida is used to irrigate the area and to produce electricity.Here organized many educational programs to raise awareness among students on environmental issues.The Vegoritida linked to the Stone Lake through a narrow channel.

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Photo Information
  • Copyright: Katerina Meleouni (Katepina) (172)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2010-01-02
  • Categories: Nature
  • Exposure: f/18.0, 1/100 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2010-01-11 2:39
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