A shallow lake with reedbeds on the western shore of Lake Peipsi in eastern Estonia. The main economic activity is fishing.
An important staging and breeding area for several waterbird species. Significant proportion (³1%) of national population breeding at site: Larus minutus (50-60 pairs).
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lahepera lake. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/04/2020.