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Vizuli cliffs

Picture by A. Opmanis, January 2000

Coordinates: N 57°13'30,1" E 25°13'23,9"

Location: Cesis district, Drabesi municipality, left bank of Amata River 700 m below Melturiem, 200 m below Ilakas cliffs;

Description:Up to 30 m high, 150 m wide dolostone cliffs with numerous springs.
Often the water of the springs is colored by microorganisms and clay aprticles. When the icefalls form during the winter (up to 7 m high), they are colored consequently.

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