13th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
River Meets the Sea
This is where the Russian River flows into the Pacific Ocean. Often the sandbar at the river's mouth builds up to such an extent that the estuary authority has to make an artificial cut so that the river CAN flow into the sea.
© Rupert Chambers.
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||Nov. 30, 2015, 1:41 p.m.