Carriere de Dongelberg

Information

address:                               Region Wallonia, city: Jodoigne, Belgium

height a.s.l.:                         NDA,

depth max:                           40 m,

length max:                          198 m,

width max:                           120 m,

size:                                    23760 m2,

visibility max:                        5 m,

water temperature:                5 - 20 °C,

warnings:                              none.

Points of entering to the lake (see map)

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Underwater attractions

Carriere de Dongelberg is a quarry located in the Wallonia region, province of Brabant-Wallon, Jodoigne city, with a depth of 40 m. This diving site is intended for persons with advanced level of training. It is necessary to be particularly careful due to poor visibility. Stones and rocks are covering the sludgy bottom. While diving, it is possible to see a lot of interesting shipwrecks, among others car, remains of the plane and ruins of building. It is worthwhile also to look for caves rich in stalactites. The area is characterized by many sea organisms: freshwater mussels, roach, carp, sturgeons and ropes.

Flora and Fauna

Rocks, caves, stones, freshwater mussels, sturgeon, carp, ropes.

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