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Uri Geography

Uri is located in the centre of Switzerland. The total area of the Canton is 1077 square Kilo metres.50% of this area is considered Productive .Forests cover the rest 30% and glaciers make up the final 20% of the unproductive land. Dammastock is the highest elevation point in the Canton. It lies north of the Furka pass which is a high mountain pass in the Swiss alps connecting Gletsh,Valais with Realp and Uri.
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