Baïse

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Baïse
Baise kanalbruecke.jpg
Canal bridge over the river
Native name La Baïse
Country France
Physical characteristics
Main source Plateau de Lannemezan
River mouth Garonne
44°17′5″N 0°19′17″E / 44.28472°N 0.32139°E / 44.28472; 0.32139 (Garonne-Baïse)Coordinates: 44°17′5″N 0°19′17″E / 44.28472°N 0.32139°E / 44.28472; 0.32139 (Garonne-Baïse)
Length 188 km (117 mi)
Discharge
  • Average rate:
    5 m3/s (180 cu ft/s)
Basin features
Progression GaronneAtlantic Ocean
Basin size 2,910 km2 (1,120 sq mi)

The Baïse (pronounced [baiːz]) (Occitan: Baïsa) is a 188-kilometre (117 mi) long river in south-western France, left tributary of the Garonne. Its source is in the foothills of the Pyrenees, near Lannemezan. It flows north through the following départements and towns:

It flows into the Garonne near Aiguillon.

Tributaries[edit]

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External links[edit]

  • River Baise guide Places, ports and moorings on the River Baise - french-waterways.com