Explain the various types of lakes in India .

1.Glacial lake-Lake which is originated from melted glaciers.Eg.Chandra Tal, Lake Tsongmo, Kedartal etc.
2.Artificial lake-It is created by flooding land behind a dam also called an impoundment of water or reservoir.Eg. Guru  Gobind Sagar, Dhebar Lake etc.
3.Ox bow lake-
It is formed when a wide meander from a river is cut off to form a lake.Eg, Purbasthali oxbow lake, Kanwar oxbow Lake etc.
4.Lagoon lake-A body of shallow sea water or brackish water separated from the ocean by barrier islands or reefs .Eg.Chilika lake, Pulicat lake etc.
5.Crater lake-
It is formed in a volcanic caldera or crater when the volcano become inactive for some time. Water in this type of lake can be either fresh or highly acidic and may contain various dissolved minerals.Eg. Lonae lake
6.Fresh water lake-Lakes which have fresh water supply or naturally occurring water from
ice sheets, ice caps, glaciers, icebergs, bogs,underground streams,tectonic movement etc.Eg.Dal lake,Bhimtal,Nanital lake,wular lake, Kolleru lake etc.
7.Salt lake-
It is formed where there is no natural outlet or where the water evaporates more than precipitation and higher than normal salt content is found in the drainage surface of the water table.Eg.Sambhar lake,lagoon lakes are also saline water lakes like Chilika lake etc.

 

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  • Hussain Sagar

  • Osman Sagar

  • Himayat Sagar

  • Shamirpet Lake

  • Mir Alam Tank

  • Safilguda Lake

  • Durgam Cheruvu (Secret Lake)

  • Saroornagar Lake

  • Alwal Lake

  • Gyakar Sinyi or Ganga Lake

  • Sela Lake

  • Deepor BeelBird Sanctuary

  • Chandubi Lake

  • Chapanala Lake

  • Bordoibaam Beelmukh Bird Sanctuary

  • Haflong Lake

  • Son Beel[2]

  • Kanwar Lake Bird Sanctuary

  • Hamirsar Lake

  • Kankaria

  • Nal Sarovar

  • Nal Sarovar Bird Sanctuary

  • Narayan Sarovar

  • Narayan Sarovar Sanctuary

  • Sardar Sarovar Dam

  • Thol Lake

  • Vastrapur Lake

  • Brighu Lake

  • Dal Lake

  • Dashair and Dhankar Lake

  • Ghadhasaru and Mahakali Lake

  • Kareri and Kumarwah lake

  • Khajjiar Lake

  • Lama Dal and Chander Naun

  • Macchial Lake

  • Maharana Pratap Sagar

  • Manimahesh Lake

  • Nako Lake

  • Pandoh Lake

  • Prashar Lake

  • Renuka Lake

  • Rewalsar Lake

  • Seruvalsar and Manimahesh Lake

  • Suraj Tal

  • Surya taal

  • Chandra Taal

  • Badkhal Lake

  • Brahma Sarovar

  • Karna Lake

  • Sannihit Sarovar

  • Surajkund

  • Tilyar Lake

  • Blue Bird Lake

  • current lake

  • beauty lake

  • Dal Lake

  • Pangong Tso

  • Tso Moriri

  • Wular Lake

  • Manasbal Lake

  • Mansar Lake

  • Sheshnag Lake

  • Bellandur Lake

  • Ulsoor Lake

  • Sankey Lake

  • Hebbal Lake

  • Shanti Sagara

  • Dalavai Lake

  • Devanoor Lake

  • Karanj lake

  • Kukkarahalli lake

  • Lingambudhi Lake

  • Manakody Kayal

  • Ashtamudi Lake

  • Kuttanad Lake

  • Maanaanchira

  • Paravur Kayal

  • Punnamada Lake

  • Shasthamkotta lake

  • Vellayani Lake

  • Vembanad Lake

  • Upper Lake (Bhopal)

  • Bhoj Wetland

  • Lower Lake, Bhopal

  • Tawa Reservoir

  • Gorewada Lake

  • Khindsi Lake

  • Lonar Lake

  • Pashan

  • Powai Lake

  • Rankala Lake

  • Salim Ali Lake

  • Shivasagar lake

  • Talao Pali

  • Upvan Lake

  • Venna Lake

  • Mehrun Lake

  • Umiam Lake

  • Loktak Lake. Palak dïl

  • Tam Dil

  • Anshupa Lake

  • Chilka Lake

  • Kanjia lake

  • Kanjli Wetland

  • Harike Wetland

  • Ropar Wetland

  • Dhebar Lake

  • Kaylana Lake,Kolayat

  • Loonkaransar

  • Nakki Lake

  • Pachpadra lake,Pachpadra Lake

  • Pushkar Lake,Pushkar

  • Ana Sagar Lake

  • Lake Foy Sagar

  • Rajsamand Lake

  • Sambhar Salt Lake,Sambhar, Rajasthan,Sambar

  • Ramgarh Lake

  • Balsamand lake,Balsamand Lake

  • Ummed Sagar Bandh

  • Kaylana Lake

  • Siliserhlake, Alwar

  • Jaisamand Lake,Alwar

  • Saagar, Dam, Alwar

  • Talwara Lake

  • Jal Mahal,Man Sagar lake

  • Lake salusagar

  • Dudh Talai lake,Udaipur

  • Fateh Sagar Lake

  • Pichola lake,Lake Pichola

  • Rangsagar lake

  • Swaroopsagar lake

  • Uday sagar Lake

  • Lake Jaisamand

  • Nandeshwar Lake

  • Gurudongmar Lake

  • Khecheopalri Lake

  • Lake Tsongmo

  • Lake Cholamu

  • Berijam Lake

  • Chembarambakkam Lake

  • Kaliveli Lake

  • Kodaikanal Lake

  • Ooty Lake

  • Red Hills Lake

  • Singanallur Lake

  • Sholavaram Lake

  • Veeranam Lake

  • Ramgarh Tal Lake

  • Keetham Lake

  • Belasagar Lake

  • Barua Sagar Tal

  • Amakhera Lake

  • Bhadi Tal

  • Nachan Tal

  • Sheikha Jheel

  • Skeleton Lake

  • Bhimtal Lake

  • Dodital

  • Nainital Lake

  • Naukuchiatal

  • Sat Tal

  • Debar Lake

  • Mirik Lake

  • Rabindra Sarobar

  • Rasikbil

  • Senchal Lake

  • Jore Pokhri

  • East Calcutta Wetlands

  • Santragachhi Lake

  • Deepor beel Lake

  • Harike Lake

  • Jalmahal Lake or Mansagar Lake

  • Kadinamkulam Lake

  • Kawar (Kabar) Lake

  • Mallital Lake

  • Nagina Lake

  • Mokama Tal (Lake)

  • Nangal Lake

  • Shambu Lake

  • Sukna Lake

  • Tsokar Lake
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Actually .. I need an explanation ...

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You need explain all the lake?????????????

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Well... Thank u for the names of all those lakes... I need an explanation of various TYPES of lakes...

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