Upper Volga Lakes

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Upper Volga Lakes

 

a group of lakes in the upper Volga River system before its confluence with the Selizharovka River. Of these lakes the more important are Lake Volgo (area, 61 sq km), Lake Vselug (30 sq km), Lake Sterzh (18 sq km), and Lake Peno (17 sq km). These lakes constitute the Upper Volga Reservoir.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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