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Periodic river, Risan
Montenegro

This river comes from the Orien mountains, most of the way underground. You can see water here only after intense rain (in the mountains) and in spring, when the snow is melting. Inside the mountain are two or three underground lakes, which are the reservoir of water for the Risan for the entire year.

Copyright: Wojciech połowczuk
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Uploaded: 04/07/2012
Updated: 05/08/2014
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Tags: periodic river; ponor; cave; risan; montenegro
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