Photographer's Note

In the wake of a landslide that struck Attabad early this year, a lake formed on the previously fast flowing Hunza River. The length of the lake has now gone beyond 23 kilometres upstream, submerging a large section of the Karakoram Highway, and isolating the population of Gojal.

Transportation between Hunza and Gojal is now only possible with a service boat.

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Photo Information
  • Copyright: Guillaume Bertocchi (guillaume06) (138)
  • Genre: Lugares
  • Medium: Cor
  • Date Taken: 2010-07-25
  • Categories: Transportes
  • Exposição: f/6.3, 1/160 segundos
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  • Versão da Foto: Versão Original
  • Date Submitted: 2010-09-11 3:52
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