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Rejviz Moss Lake in Winter
Czech Republic

Rejvíz is also a natural reserve, founded in 1955, covering 3.97 km² and composed of the largest peat bog in Moravia and Moravian Silesia with small lakes of glacial origin. An instructive natural path was opened in 1970 and leads from the Rejvíz Guesthouse to the Great Moss Lake in the western part of the natural reserve. It is 1.5 km long and there are six stops with information boards. The area of the Great Moss Lake is 1,692 m². It is 68.5 m long and 41 m wide. Its depth is 2.95 m. Another lake, the Small Moss Lake, lies in the north-eastern part of the natural reserve. However, nowadays it is completely overgrown with plants. The thickness of the peat layer is 6.6 m in this area, twice more than at the Great Moss Lake. The Small Moss Lake is not accessible to the public.

(Text from Wikipedia)

Copyright: Libor Fettr
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 13894x6947
Taken: 10/02/2011
Uploaded: 14/02/2011
Updated: 08/03/2015


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