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Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

lakeLake Tekapo
countryNew Zealand
surface area95 km2
maximum depth120 m
average depth39 m
lake typeNatural, dammed
length27 km
width6 km
catchment area1,451 km2
altitude710 m
volume4 km3
inflowsGodley River (north), Macauley River (north), Mistake River (west), Cass River (west)
outflowsTekapo River
shore length75 km
settlementsLake Tekapo
residence time530 days
trophic stateoligotrophic
average discharge80 m3 / sec.

Lake Tekapo Fish Species

Brown trout
Salmon
Eel
Trout
Rainbow trout