Laghi di Lavagnina

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Laghi di Lavagnina
Lago inf. della Lavagnina e diga inverno 2010.jpg
Winter view of the lower lake
Laghi di Lavagnina is located in Piedmont
Laghi di Lavagnina
Laghi di Lavagnina
LocationProvince of Alessandria, Piedmont
Coordinates44°36′24″N 8°45′34″E / 44.606663°N 8.759558°E / 44.606663; 8.759558Coordinates: 44°36′24″N 8°45′34″E / 44.606663°N 8.759558°E / 44.606663; 8.759558
Typereservoir
Primary inflowsGorzente
Primary outflowsGorzente
Basin countriesItaly
Surface elevation342 m (1,122 ft) [1]

Laghi di Lavagnina are two artificial lakes in the municipalities of Casaleggio Boiro, Mornese and Bosio in the Province of Alessandria, Piedmont, Italy.

Geography[edit]

The lowest lake is named Lago Inferiore and the upper one Lago Superiore. Their inflow and outflow stream is Torrente Gorzente.[1]

Nature conservation[edit]

The lakes are included in the Piedmontese natural park of the Capanne di Marcarolo.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Istituto Geografico Centrale - Carta dei sentieri 1:50.000 n. 16 Genova - Varazze -Ovada
  2. ^ "I confini del parco". www.areeprotetteappenninopiemontese.it. Ente di gestione delle Aree protette Appennino piemontese. Retrieved 2016-04-07.