Serebrianka Reservoir

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Serebrianka Reservoir

 

a reservoir created between 1970 and 1972 by the dam of a hydroelectric power plant on the Voron’ia River, in Murmansk Oblast, RSFSR. Serebrianka Reservoir has an area of 556 sq km and a volume of 4.17 cu km. It has a length of 157 km, a maximum width of 20 km, and an average depth of 7.5 m. The reservoir makes possible the long-term regulation flow; its water level fluctuates as much as 6 m.

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