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Switzerland. Canton Ticino. Verzasca valley. Vogorno lake. A Swiss german father and his two children, a man and his elderly mother, all walk in the empty reservoir of Verzasca dam. The reservoir is dried due to the first renovation works since dam’s construction (60 years ago). View on the old road (L) and a stone arch bridge which are both normally under the water. The Contra Dam, commonly known as the Verzasca Dam, is an arch dam on the Verzasca River. The dam creates the Vogorno lake, a water surface area of 1.68 km2. 30.01.22 © 2022 Didier Ruef