The Second Highest Dam in Russia
This power station has the second highest dam in Russia (232.5 meters). Also, it is the highest arch dam in Russia. Chirkeisk HPP is located in the narrow gorge bearing the same name.
Depth of the gorge is more than 200 meters, width at the top – 300 meters, at the bottom – 12-15 meters. The station has fish farms specializing in trout breeding. Chirkeisk HPP location on Google Maps. Photos by dedmaxopka
Tags: Dagestan Republic