After heavy rains little river Pazinčica flooded the canyon of Pazinska jama. It occurs when the oncoming water exceed the capacity of the abyss. Water level can rise up to several tens of meters. In the event of a major flood water coming out of the canyon and endangers nearby village Rijavac and cattle farm.
Istria (Croatian, Slovene: Istra; Italian: Istria; Istriot: Eîstria), formerly Histria (Latin), is the largest peninsula in the Adriatic Sea. The peninsula is located at the head of the Adriatic between the Gulf of Trieste and the Bay of Kvarner. It is shared by three countries: Croatia, Slovenia and Italy.