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PITE RIVER

(Stockfors RIVER & VITBÄCKEN)

THE RESTORATION WORK HAS ENDED FOR THIS SEASON. THE MAP WILL BE UPDATED IN JUNE 2020 WITH POSITIONS OF EXCAVATORS IN OPERATION

PITE RIVER HAVE ITS SOURCES FROM THE LARGE LAKES MAVASJAURE AND PIESKEHAURE AT THE NORWEGIAN BORDER AND IT IS ROUGHLY 400 KM LONG. THE RIVER COMPOSES OF MANY AND LARGE STRETCHES OF SMOOTH WATER AND HUGE LAKES AS TJEGGELVAS, RAPPEN AND VUOLVOJAURE. 

 

PITE RIVER HAS RELATIVELY FEW TRIBUTARIES, YET ONLY THE TRIBUTARIES STOCKFORS RIVER AND VITBÄCKEN (WHITE CREEK) WILL BE RESTORED WHITIN THIS PROJECT.