Lake Skadar

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Lake, Nature

Description

Lake Skadar (Serbian: Скадарско језеро / Skadarsko jezero, pronounced [skâdarskɔː jɛ̂zɛrɔ]; Albanian: Liqeni i Shkodrës, pronounced [liˈcɛni i ˈʃkɔdrəs]) — also called Lake Scutari, Lake Shkodër and Lake Shkodra — lies on the border of Albania and Montenegro, and is the largest lake in Southern Europe. It is named after the city of Shkodër in northern Albania (Albanian: Shkodër or Shkodra, Serbian: Скадар / Skadar, Italian: Scutari). It is a karst lake.
The Montenegrin section of the lake and surrounding land has been designated as a national park, while the Albanian section is a nature reserve and a ramsar site.

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broken clouds

9.24 °C

2.61 meter/sec, 8°

49%

broken clouds

7.77 °C

3.54 meter/sec, 1°

58%

few clouds

5.95 °C

3.45 meter/sec, 347°

65%

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