Nirza Lake is the largest one in the Nirza
parish. The area of the lake equals to 556,8 ha (1375 ac) and it is
the third largest in Ludza municipality. The mean depth of the lake is 8 m
but maximum depth − 21 m (69 ft). It is the deepest lake
in the municipality. On the east coast a peninsula stretches in the lake.
The shores around all the
lake are gently sloping. Also our beach has a flat and sandy shore. Children
can feel safe here.
The lake is full of
crayfishes and variety of freshwater fish species − pike, perch, roach, bream,
crucian, burbot etc.