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Soofian Chay River

in Maraqeh city | East Azarbaijan province
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Soofian Chay River

Related to Maraqeh city (located in East Azarbaijan province)
This river takes its source in the south-western portion of the Sahand Mountains. After irrigating some areas in Maraqeh, it continues towards the township of Bonab. The Alavian Dam has been constructed on this river three kilometers from the city of Maraqeh. Behind this dam a lake has been formed which can be considered as an important recreational area. Besides the river has fish like speckled Trout.
The township of Maraqeh is located to the south of Tabriz and in the southern slopes of the Sahand mountains. The historical city of Maraqeh is 126 km. from the center of the province and has variable climate, such as in the higher areas being of mountainous ...
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