There should also be mentioned the periodical lakes situated in the karst region, the largest of them being the Lake of Zirknitz.
True mixed woods, sometimes referred to as karst woods, occur at medium elevations.
Many Istrians fled into the karst region, and for a long time the land was unsafe.
The most prominent features of the karst region are imperfect valleys which have no outlet.
The winter rains of the karst region show that it belongs to the sub-tropical climatic zone.
Their houses are built of timber and thatch, or clay tiles, except in the karst region, where stone is more plentiful than wood.
name of a high, barren limestone region around Trieste; used by geologists from 1894 to refer to similar landforms. The word is the German form of Slovenian kras.