Nai Aru Lagoon
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|Nai Aru Lagoon|
|Location||Mullaitivu District, Sri Lanka|
|Primary outflows||Indian Ocean|
|Surface area||17.6 square kilometres (6.8 sq mi)|
|Max. depth||4 metres (13 ft)|
|Surface elevation||Sea level|
The lagoon is fed by a number of small rivers, including Nay Aru (Mullaitivu). It is linked to the sea by a narrow channel to the south that is very often blocked by a sand bar. The lagoon's water is brackish.
- S.W. Kotagama, Leonard Pinto and Jayampathi L. Samarakoon. "Sri Lanka" (PDF). Wetlands International. Retrieved 23 May 2009.
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