Zolotitsa

Zolotitsa

 

(Zolotnitsa, Zimniaia Zolotitsa, Bol’shaia Zolotitsa), a river in Arkhangelsk Oblast, RSFSR. Length, 177 km; basin area, 1,950 sq km. It flows through the western part of the Belomorsko-Kuloi plateau and empties into the White Sea east of the Dvina inlet. It is fed by rain and snow. The average flow is 22.7 cu m per sec.

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A deposit consisting of five kimberlite pipes in the Arkhangelsk region about 1 km northeast of Arkhangelsk in the area of the Zolotitsa River was proclaimed as the "discovery of the century" in the Soviet publication Soviet Union.
Even though results are in the early stages, they are better than the results obtained in the Zolotitsa (Lomonosova) pipes at a similar stage.