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  • Here the tidal phenomenon called the bore, or Pororoca, occurs, where the soundings are not over 4 fathoms. It commences with a roar, constantly increasing, and advances at the rate of from 10 to 5 m.
  • Like the Amazon, the Mearim has a pororoca or bore in its lower channel, which greatly interferes with navigation.
 
 

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