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Encyclopedia > Tara river, Montenegro

Tara is a river in Montenegro. Near the border with Bosnia, it forms the river Drina together with the river Piva. Serbia and Montenegro  – Serbia    – Kosovo and Metohia        (UN administration)    – Vojvodina  – Montenegro Official language Serbian Capital Podgorica Former Royal Capital Cetinje President Filip Vujanović Prime Minister Milo Đukanović Area  – Total  – % water  13,812 km²  n/a Population  – Total (2003)  – Density  616,258  48. ... Bosnia and Herzegovina (officially Bosna i Hercegovina, shortened to BiH, also in English variously written Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bosnia and Hercegovina, Bosnia-Hercegovina) is a mountainous country in the western Balkans. ... Drina is a river on the border of Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia and Montenegro. ...

The canyon of the river Tara is the deepest canyon in Montenegro at 1,300 m depth. The canyon is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Grand Canyon, Arizona A canyon, or gorge, is a valley walled by cliffs. ... Elabana Falls is in Lamington National Park, part of the Central Eastern Rainforest Reserves World Heritage site in Queensland, Australia. ...

In the area of Serbia to the north there is a Tara mountain and Tara National Park. Serbia and Montenegro  – Serbia    – Kosovo and Metohia        (UN administration)    – Vojvodina  – Montenegro Official language Serbian1 Capital Belgrade Area  – Total  – % water  88,361 km²  n/a Population  – Total (2002)     (without Kosovo)  – Density  7. ... Tara mountain is located in western Serbia, from 1000 to 1,500 metres a. ... Tara national park is located in the mountainous region of western Serbia. ...

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Montenegro - MSN Encarta (550 words)
Montenegro is bounded on the north by Bosnia and Herzegovina, on the east by Serbia, on the south by Albania, and on the southwest by the Adriatic Sea.
Montenegro is mostly mountainous, with elevations ranging from 800 to 2,400 m (2,500 to 8,000 ft).
Montenegro’s few regions suitable for farming are in river valleys, mainly the one along the Zeta River; on the plain around Lake Scutari in the southwest; and near the town of Cetinje.
Tara River (Montenegro) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (463 words)
The Tara River emerges from the confluence of the Ospanica and Veruša Rivers in the Dinaric Alps of Montenegro, flows 144 kilometers northward and converges with the Piva River near the Bosnian border to form the Drina River.
The Tara River cuts the Tara River Gorge, the deepest canyon in Montenegro and Europe, at 78 kilometers in length and 1,300 meters at its deepest.
Tara River is not to be confused with Tara Mountain and Tara National Park, which are situated in southern Serbia.
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