Yata River

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Yata River
Río Yata.jpg
Rio Negro map.jpg
RegionBeni Department
Physical characteristics
MouthMamoré River
Length470 km (290 mi)[1]
Official nameRío Yata
Designated2 February 2013
Reference no.2094[2]

The Yata River is a river of Bolivia. Parts of the river have been observed to contain flesh eating piranhas.[3]

See also[edit]


  • Rand McNally, The New International Atlas, 1993.
  1. ^ Ziesler, R.; Ardizzone, G.D. (1979). "Amazon River System". The Inland waters of Latin America. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. ISBN 92-5-000780-9. Archived from the original on 8 November 2014.
  2. ^ "Río Yata". Ramsar Sites Information Service. Retrieved 25 April 2018.
  3. ^ "Teenager 'dies jumping into piranha-infested river'". The Telegraph. Retrieved 04/12/12. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)

Coordinates: 10°29′10″S 65°26′00″W / 10.4861°S 65.4333°W / -10.4861; -65.4333