Sunday, April 28, 2013

A Glory Hole

photo from Amazing Facts & Nature facebook page

This is not a natural phenomenon, but still extraordinary. Glory holes are used for dam's to drain excess water during dry seasons. This is the largest one of them all in the world, it is located in Lake Berryessa, Napa County, California. It is used very rarely, but it is quite the sight to see it being put to use.

Be sure to see and learn more at Amazing Facts & Nature

More related links are:
Glory Hole Recreation Area
10 Most Fascinating Holes on Earth

Arial View of Glory Hole in California


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