Arga-Sala

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Arga-Sala

 

a river located primarily in Yakut ASSR; a left tributary of the Olenek River. It is formed by the confluence of the Pravyi Arga-Sala and Levyi Arga-Sala rivers. The Arga-Sala is 503 km long and drains a basin of 47,700 sq km. The Arga-Sala flows through the Central Siberian Highland and has many rapids caused by traps.

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