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Lake Ilopango

from the Guardian

The lakes and volcanoes of El Salvador

Lake Ilopango, El Salvador

El Salvador - Ilopango Lake at Sunset - fisherman going back to Apancingo Village /


Lake Ilopango, aerial photography, El Salvador "...A massive eruption of Ilopango volcano in El Salvador, today a crater lake, may have triggered the global climate cooling of A.D. 536. The only historical eruption at Ilopango took place in 1879-1880, during which a lava dome formed creating the Islas Quemadas in the central part of the lake. .."