Photo Hunt 2011 / 08 / 07: Drastic Change photohunt Add comments Sep 012011 This is just downstream of Tammerkoski, the river that bisects Tampere. On account of dam repairs, the river is now temporarily drained. Photo Hunt 2011 / 08 / 07: Drastic Change. ShareFacebook 2 Responses to “Photo Hunt 2011 / 08 / 07: Drastic Change” Musicnaut says: September 1, 2011 at 00:44 I have visited Tampere probably every year since 1973, but never seen the drained river. I had always thought it would be much deeper. Reply lavonardo says: September 1, 2011 at 18:51 Right, first time for me as well, and according to the information sheet on site it’s drained for a week only (and it’s been a century since the previous operation). The lack of depth was indeed surprising – I also thought there’d be much deeper channel. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Name (required) E-mail (required) URI Your Comment You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong> Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.