Lough Eidin facts for kids
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View of the lough from Carrick-on-Shannon Golf Club.
|Location||County Roscommon, Ireland|
|Primary inflows||Boyle River|
|Primary outflows||River Shannon|
|Surface area||2.8 km2 (1.1 sq mi)|
|Surface elevation||43 m (141 ft)|
There are extensive callows on the shoreline, which is proposed as a Natural Heritage Area. A flock of Greenland white-fronted geese (Anser albifrons flavirostris) feed there.
A regatta was held on this lake in 1895, but the regatta was not repeated because the lake was too small.
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