Hadero Lake | Thatta | ہڈیری جھیل

Posted on November 21, 2022
Hadero Lake | Thatta | ہڈیری جھیل

ہڈیری جھیل

Hadero Lake is located in Thatta District, Sindh. It is an important brackish wetland, where waterfowl occur. It was declared wildlife sanctuary for the protection of migratory and resident birds.

Hadero Lake is a natural lake in a shallow depression. It has a surface area of 1,321 ha (5.10 sq mi) and is located on the edge of a stony desert, about 85 km to the east of Karachi. It is considered one of the favourite lakes of ornithologist. Among the fauna except than fishes, waterfowl occur in large numbers and include swans, storks, cranes and feeding flocks of pelicans. Also waders and cormorants are common.