THE ONLY PLACE EBER YELLOW GROWS IN THE WORLD...
Turkey is one of the most attractive and largest lake. The endemic plant species Eber Yellow grows only in Eber Lake in the world. It is one of the most important wetlands around Bolvadin. It is a tectonic lake in the Akarçay-Eber closed basin between the northwest slopes of the Sultan Mountains and the southern extensions of the Emirdağ Mountains. Our province has an area of 150 km² within the boundaries of Çay and Bolvadin town.
Eber Lake is located on the migration routes of migratory birds in Turkey, it is home to many bird species. The lake has the highest economic value in the production of reed and carp, pike and mirror carp are available. It is also seen that many people from outside the province built hunting houses on the lake shore because the lake allows hunting tourism. Another remarkable feature of Lake Eber is the presence of floating islets on the water, which are formed by reed roots, which the locals call “kopak".
It is even has been seen that fishermen and hunters built shelters on these islets.