- Type: Attractions
- Localyte author: Janno Metsallik
- Springs. The western part of the nature reserve is remarkable for the number and size of its springs. The water originates from the Pandivere Upland, where creviced karsted limestone lay under thin surface. The springs (over thirty) are grouped together. The Võlingi and Oostriku springs are among those of the highest flow rate in Estonia. The deep funnels of picturesque Vilbaste springs can be found by the Võlingi Stream. The Sopa Spring with its 4.8-metre depth is the deepest. The temperature of the refreshing spring water is between two to eight degrees Celsius all year round. Järvamaa Norra-Oostriku springs area, the total area of Estonia is considered the bigger water springs area (2.1 million litters per hour). Unaffected by human activity are abundant in different depth and flow springs.
- The description was provided by Janno Metsallik
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