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Belisario Domínguez (La Angostura) Reservoir in Mexico

16.0N 92.4W

January 29th, 2011 Category: Lakes

Mexico - January 16th, 2011

Visible in this center of this image is the long Belisario Domínguez Reservoir (also commonly known as La Angostura Reservoir), the largest reservoir in the Mexican State of Chiapas.

The lake was created by a dam on the Grijalva. River The dam and lake were made in order to regularize irrigation and generate hydroelectric power.

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