Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR)
Collated by Programma Nazionale di Ricerche in Antartide (Italy)
in the framework of the SCAR Standing Committee on Antarctic Geographic Information (SCAGI)
Petrel Lake (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Petrel Lake (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Water body
This name originates from United Kingdom. It is part of the Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
Names that other countries have for this feature:
W side of Hydrographers Cove, Fildes Peninsula, King George Island, following surveys by SAE from "Bellingshausen Station" from 1968, was called Ozero Al'batros or Lake Albatross (Govorukha and Simonov, 1973a, map p.10; 1973b, map p.370); later named Ozero Burevestnik [=lake petrel] or Lake Burevestnik (Simonov, 1975, map p.130; 1977, map p.224). Petrel Lake (APC, 1980, p.5). Lago do Petrel (Brazil. Península Fildes map, 1984).
No images of this place could be found.