Palana River

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Palana River

Palana River is a west-flowing river on the west side of the upper Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia. The town of Palana is here.

Jurassic radiolarians have been found near the mouth of the river.[1]


  1. ^ Kurilov, D. V.; N. A. Bogdanov (July 2001). "The First Finding of Jurassic Radiolarians near the Ust'-Palana River, Western Kamchatka" (PDF). Doklady Biological Sciences. MAIK Nauka/Interperiodica distributed exclusively by Springer Science+Business Media LLC. 379 (1-6): 369–374. doi:10.1023/A:1011616616856. ISSN 0012-4966. Retrieved 2009-10-30. 

Coordinates: 59°05′N 159°56′E / 59.083°N 159.933°E / 59.083; 159.933