Fussingsø (Denmark) –next
|Lake name:||Fussingsø||Country:||Denmark||GIG Region:||CB|
|GIG Type:||LCB1||Lake code:||----||Altitude(m a.s.l.):||18|
|Area (km²):||2.17||Mean depth (m):||12.6||Mixing regime:||Polymictic|
|Alkalinity (m eq/l):||1.4||Retention time (yr):||10||Chlorophyll a (µg/l):||21|
|Total phosphorus (µg/l):||40||Eutrophication status:||2 - Medium||Hydromorphological status:||----|
Lake Fussing was created during the ice age and is a 216 ha lake with a maximum depth of 31 m, which mean it is one of the deepest lakes in Denmark. It is a mesotrophic lake surrounded by a morraine landscape dominated by agiculture and forest. Most of the inlet water are from diffuse scources. Macrophyte communities have established a depth up to ca 5 m. Macrophytes are dominated by characeans and pondweeds, besides it is the only lake where Alisma gramineum is registered in Denmark.
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