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Poso, Danau

General Information

Country Indonesia
Latitude -2° 0' 0" (-2.0000)
Longitude 120° 35' 0" (120.5833)

Physical Characteristics

Surface Area 323.00 km2
Depth Maximum depth: 450.0 m
Origin Tectonic
Type Fresh


Economic Value
Major Cities

Watershed Management


Biodiversity Conservation

Designations LakeNet Biodiversity Priority
WWF Global 200
Species of Concern

LakeNet Programs

Indonesian Lakes Forum Meetings



Biodiversity Conservation of the World's Lakes: A Preliminary Framework for Identifying Priorities
Central Sulawesi Lakes: WWF Global 200 Ecoregions

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.
Duker, L. and L. Borre. 2001. Biodiversity conservation of the world's lakes: a preliminary framework for identifying priorities. LakeNet Report Series Number 2. Annapolis, Maryland USA.
Munawar, M. And R. Hecky. 2001. The Great Lakes of the World (GLOW) Food-web, Health & Integrity. Backhuys Publishers, The Netherlands.

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