Lake Kossou

The selectable maps and aerial photographs on this page illustrate information about Lake Kossou. Lake Kossou is the largest lake in Côte d'Ivoire. It lies in the center of the country on the Bandama River. It is an artificial lake, created in 1973 by damming the Bandama River at Kossou (the Kossou Dam). Some 85,000 Baoulé people were displaced by the lake.

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Close places of interest

Molonou (5.86 km)

Molonou is a town and commune in Côte d'Ivoire.

Kossou (8.79 km)

Kossou is a town and commune in Côte d'Ivoire.

Bégbessou (11.65 km)

Bégbessou is a town and commune in Lake Kossou. It lies near the shore of Lake Kossou.

Kossou Dam (15.29 km)

The Kossou Power Station is a hydroelectric power plant of the Bandama River in Côte d'Ivoire.

Tiébissou Department (19.05 km)

Tiébissou Department is one of the departments of Côte d'Ivoire. It is part of Lacs Region.

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