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Snakehead fishing in paradise Cheow lan lake is amazing


A  couple of hours scenic drive away from Phuket lies Cheow lan lake which was created in 1982 by damning the Sok river and creating the most stunning of all Thailand’s reservoirs. At the time of construction lots of natural habitat was lost and thousands of animals displaced when countless square Kilometers of forest were submerged beneath the waters of the lake.  This submerged forest is what now harbors a good head of Giant snakehead and other fish species. Continue reading