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Isolotto Porri (Cala Banana Sardegna)

Isolotto Porri (Cala Banana Sardegna)

Characteristics

Description

That small islet is located S Punta Casette and protects Banana cove at E.
On the W side of the island there is sheltered from all winds except those of S.

The sandy and rocky bottom (4 to 5 m) is good holding.

Beware to shoal Porri (3/4 m) located about 1/2 NM S of the island.
29/09/2012
Update
Joëlle
Ce petit îlot se trouve au S de Punta Casette et protège l'anse Banana à l'E.

Sur le côté W de l'îlot on est abrité de tous les vents sauf ceux du S.

Le fond de sable (4 à 5 m) et de roches est de bonne tenue. 

Attention au haut-fond dei Porri (3/4 m) situé à environ 1/2 MN au S de l'îlot.

29/09/2012
Update
Joëlle
Isolotto Porri (Cala Banana Sardegna)
Isolotto Porri (Cala Banana Sardegna)
29/09/2012
Update
Joëlle
Questo picolo isolotto si trova S Punta Casette e riparo la cala Banana all'E.

Sul versante W dell’isolotto Porri si può trovare riparo dai venti di tutte le direzioni tranne che da S.

Il fondale di sabbia e roccia (4-5 metri) è di buon tenitore.

Attenzione alla secca dei Porri (3/4metri), situata a circa mezzo miglio a S dell’isolotto.

29/09/2012
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Joëlle
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