Lake Krušćica

Lake Krušćica (Croatian: Krušćičko jezero) is an artificial lake located in Kosinj, Lika, Croatia. It is administratively divided between the municipalities of Gospić and Perušić of the Lika-Senj County. The total lake area is 3.9 square kilometres (1.5 sq mi), while its elevation is 554 m.a.s.l.[1]

Lake Kruscica
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Location of Lake Krušćica in Croatia.
Location of Lake Krušćica in Croatia.
Lake Kruscica
LocationKosinj, Lika, Croatia
Coordinates44°41′23″N 15°16′15″E / 44.689678°N 15.270821°E / 44.689678; 15.270821Coordinates: 44°41′23″N 15°16′15″E / 44.689678°N 15.270821°E / 44.689678; 15.270821
Native nameKrušćičko jezero  (Kanuri)
River sourcesLika River
Surface area3.9 km2 (1.5 sq mi)
Surface elevation554 m (1,818 ft)

Lake Krušćica was created by damming the Lika River.

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  1. ^ a b Ostroški, Ljiljana, ed. (December 2015). Statistički ljetopis Republike Hrvatske 2015 [Statistical Yearbook of the Republic of Croatia 2015] (PDF). Statistical Yearbook of the Republic of Croatia (in Croatian and English). 47. Zagreb: Croatian Bureau of Statistics. p. 50. ISSN 1333-3305. Retrieved 27 December 2015.