Chetpet / சேத்துப்பட்டு http://chennai-in-focus.com/chetpet en Chetpet Lake http://chennai-in-focus.com/chetpet-lake <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Chetpet Lake</span> <div id="flexslider-3" class="flexslider optionset-default imagestyle-flexslider-full"> <ul class="slides"> <li> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/flexslider_full/public/2019-04/Picture%20016.jpg?itok=F5MxjhbT" width="1800" height="1350" alt="Chetpet Lake - Chennai In Focus" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-flexslider-full" /> <div class="flex-caption"></div> </li> <li> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/flexslider_full/public/2019-04/Picture%20015.jpg?itok=aJoICPFz" width="1800" height="1350" alt="Chetpet Lake - Chennai In Focus" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-flexslider-full" /> <div class="flex-caption"></div> </li> <li> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/flexslider_full/public/2019-04/Picture%20014_0.jpg?itok=ByCiIydo" width="1800" height="1350" alt="Chetpet Lake - Chennai In Focus" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-flexslider-full" /> <div class="flex-caption"></div> </li> </ul> </div> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Thu, 06/28/2018 - 15:48</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>Chetpet lake (Chethupattu Aeri) is a lake spread over 15 acres in Chetput, Chennai, India. It is located to the north of Chetpet railway station. It is the only existing lake at the centre of the city. The lake belongs to the Department of Fisheries of the Tamil Nadu government.</p> <p>Of the total area of the lake, the waterbody is spread across nearly 9 acres. An anglers club was functioning till the 1940s in the lake, whose members visited the small island in the midst of the waterbody for </p> <p>Although not used for drinking purposes, the lake was a source of groundwater recharge for the surrounding areas. As the water quality is not saline, the lake has a few varieties of fishes such as rohu, catla and mrigal. Breeding is monitored to assess the water quality.</p></div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-field-map field--type-text-with-summary field--label-visually_hidden"> <div class="field__label visually-hidden">Map</div> <div class="field__item"><iframe src="https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m18!1m12!1m3!1d1943.1847489818945!2d80.24058260806677!3d13.075753097696893!2m3!1f0!2f0!3f0!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x3a526679f8392027%3A0x46add7c2e20f458a!2sChetpet+Lake!5e0!3m2!1sen!2sin!4v1530181289137" width="100%" height="300" frameborder="0" style="border:0" allowfullscreen></iframe></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-external-link field--type-link field--label-visually_hidden"> <div class="field__label visually-hidden">External Link</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chetput_(Chennai)" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Chetpet</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-tags field--type-entity-reference field--label-visually_hidden"> <div class="field__label visually-hidden">Location</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><a href="/chetpet" hreflang="en">Chetpet / சேத்துப்பட்டு</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/kilpauk" hreflang="en">Kilpauk / கீழ்ப்பாக்கம்</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-category field--type-entity-reference field--label-visually_hidden"> <div class="field__label visually-hidden">Category</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><a href="/nature" hreflang="en">Nature</a></div> </div> </div> Thu, 28 Jun 2018 10:18:20 +0000 admin 91 at http://chennai-in-focus.com