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Glarus Geography

Most of the area of the canton of Glarus is mountainous and is dominated by the deep valley of the Linth River. The highest peak in the Glarus Alps is the Tödi with a height of 3614m. There is a large lake called Walensee (Lake Walen). Of the total area of the canton only half is considered productive. Other mountains include the Hausstock (3158m) and the Glärnisch (2910m).Forestry is an important branch of industry in the canton.
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