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Zaisan (Zaysan, Bukhtarminskoye Reservoir)

General Information

Description Damming of the River Irtysh resulted in the formation of the Bukhtarminsk Reservoir, with Lake Zaysan becoming part of it.
Country Kazakhstan
Latitude 48° 5' 0" (48.0833)
Longitude 83° 50' 0" (83.8333)
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Physical Characteristics

Description
Surface Area 5,500.00 km2
Age 0 - 10,000 years before present
Origin Human Made
Type Fresh
Permanent
Reservoir

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Documents

Resources

ILEC Database

Additional Data Sources

Birkett, C., and I. Mason. 1995. A new global lakes database for remote sensing programme studying climatically sensitive large lakes. Journal of Great Lakes Research, 21 (3) 307-318.
International Lake Environment Committee, the United Nations Environment Program and Environment Agency, Government of Japan. 1997. World Lakes Database.

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