Belbo

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Belbo
Belbo a canelli 02.jpg
The Belbo in Canelli
Belbo location map.jpg
Location within southern Piedmont
Origin Colli di Montezemolo, Langhe
Mouth Tanaro
Basin countries Italy
Length 94.9 km (59.0 mi)[1]
Source elevation 800 m (2,600 ft)
Avg. discharge (mouth) 5.1 m3/s (180 cu ft/s)[2]
Basin area 468.6 km2 (180.9 sq mi)[2]

The Belbo is a river of southern Piedmont, Italy. It is a right-side tributary of the Tanaro.

Geography[edit]

The Belbo rises in the Langhe, on the borders between Piedmont and Liguria in the hills of Montezemolo. After flowing through the Piedmontese provinces of Cuneo, Asti and Alessandria, the river joins the Tanaro from the right at Villa del Foro, in the comune of Alessandria.

References[edit]

This article incorporates information from this version of the equivalent article on the Italian Wikipedia.
  1. ^ AA.VV. (2004). "Elaborato I.c/5". Piano di Tutela delle Acque - Revisione del 1º luglio 2004; Caratterizzazione bacini Idrografici. Regione Piemonte. Retrieved 2014-05-08. 
  2. ^ a b AA.VV. (2004). "Elaborato I.c/7". Piano di Tutela delle Acque - Revisione del 1º luglio 2004; Caratterizzazione bacini Idrografici. Regione Piemonte. Retrieved 2014-04-08. 

Other projects[edit]

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Coordinates: 44°54′N 8°31′E / 44.900°N 8.517°E / 44.900; 8.517