A view of the loch, looking south
|Location||Argyll and Bute, Scotland|
|Primary inflows||The Cur|
|Primary outflows||The Eachaig|
|Basin countries||United Kingdom|
|Surface area||4,259,000 sq. metres|
|Water volume||3,059,000 cubic metres|
|Surface elevation||24 metres|
Loch Eck (Gaelic: Loch Eich) is a loch located on the Cowal peninsula, north of Dunoon, Argyll and Bute, Scotland. It is seven miles long. Apart from Loch Lomond, it is the only naturally occurring habitat of the powan.
The loch is also an impounding reservoir with a concrete dam measuring 0.870 metres high. The dam was completed in 1973.
- Freyhof, J. & Kottelat, M. (2008) Coregonus clupeoides. In:IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.1. (Accessed 17 April 2010)
- Loch Eck water warning issued as two dogs die suddenly after swimming | Glasgow & West | News | STV
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