Fiumicino .Webcam River Tiber. Fiumara Grande. Mouth of the Tiber. The port rises at the mouth of the Tiber, on the right side and is formed by two basins separated by a tongue of land. Both basins are protected by breakwater cliffs parallel to the coast.
The access channel is marked by two luminous beacons, one green and the other red, located to starboard and port.
- About 1500 m from the entrance, on the left as you enter, there is an alignment light with three sectors.
- Enter the river with the ENE direction, proceeding with great caution due to the shallow waters.
- Boats with a draft greater than 2 m must keep to the starboard of the river axis and orient themselves on the joining green entrance light.
Il Tiber (formerly called before Albula, then Thybris and finally Tiberis) is the main one river dell 'central Italy e peninsular; with 405 km of course it is the third longest Italian river (after Po and l 'South Tyrol). Second only to the Po for amplitude . drainage basin(17375 km²), with 240 m³/s of average annual flow at the mouth is also the third national watercourse (after the Po and the Ticino) by transport volume. It is also the 1st river Apennine by length and scope.
Fu Mussolini in that 1923 he moved the regional borders, including Mount Fumaiolo and the so-called Romagna Tuscany in regione a is dell 'Apennines: this to satisfy his desire that the sources of the Tiber were located in the Forlivese, his province of origin. Next to the source in 1934 a travertine column was placed, where three wolf heads appear and surmounted by an eagle facing Rome (imperial symbol reused in the Fascist era), with the rhetorical phrase engraved Here is born the river sacred to the destinies of Rome.