Lake Danao (Negros)
|Surface area||28 hectares (69 acres)|
|Surface elevation||898 metres (2,946 ft)|
Lake Danao is the smaller of the two lakes located in Balinsasayao Twin Lakes Natural Park in the southern part of Negros Oriental, Philippines; the other being Lake Balinsasayao. The lakes and its surrounding were designated as a protected area by Proclamation No. 414 on November 21, 2000 categorized as a Natural Park covering about 8,016 hectares (19,810 acres). The lake itself has about 28 hectares (69 acres) surface area.
Flora and fauna
The lake supports a rich fish fauna, including a number of introduced species. The surrounding dipterocarp forest is rich in bird life.
- "Protected areas of Region 7". Protected Areas and Wildlife Bureau. Retrieved on 2011-09-26.
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