address:                               Province: Antwerpia, city: Mechelen,

height a.s.l.:                         NDA,

depth max:                           15 m,

length max:                          897 m,

width max:                           451 m,

size:                                    404547 m2,

visibility max:                        10 m,

water temperature:                5 - 20 °C,

warnings:                              none.

Points of entering to the lake (see map)


Underwater attractions

DE NEKKER is a lake located in the province of Antwerp, Mechelen city, with a depth of 15 m. This is a perfect diving space for persons with novice level of training. It is necessary to be particularly careful due to poor visibility. While diving, it is possible to see a few interesting shipwrecks, among others boat, traffic signs, pipes, cars. The area is characterized by many sea organisms: freshwater fish, catfish, eels, and pike. Before diving it is necessary inform the diving Mechelen club.

Flora and Fauna

Freshwater fish, catfish, eels, pike.

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