Žovneško Lake

The Žovneško Lake in Podvrh is the largest lake in the Braslovče municipality and measures 49 ha.
The lake was formed with the damming of the Trnavec stream and serves as a reservoir for the irrigation of agricultural land. The Žovneško Lake is a perfect place for bird lovers as it is home to a number of fascinating bird species. According to data of the Institute of the RS for Environmental Protection, district of Celje, as many as 111 species of birds live in the region of the lake.
The Žovneško Lake and its banks carry the status of an ecologically important area, as it contributes significantly to the preservation of local biodiversity.