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Lake Hawea, New Zealand

lakeLake Hawea
countryNew Zealand
surface area148 km2
maximum depth392 m
average depth101 m
lake typeNatural, dammed
catchment area1,393 km2
altitude347 m
volume15 km3
inflowsHunter River
outflowsHawea River
islandsSilver Island
shore length111 km
settlementsDunedin
residence time2,180 days
dam height32 m
dam year1959
average discharge79 m3 / sec.

Lake Hawea Fish Species

Salmon
Trout