Berezina River

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Berezina River
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Berezina River in Belarus
Native name Belarusian: Бярэзіна
Country Belarus
Physical characteristics
Main source Belarus
River mouth Dnieper
Length 561 km (349 mi)[1]
Basin features
Basin size 24,500 km2 (9,500 sq mi)[1]

The Berezina or Biarezina[2] (Belarusian: Бярэ́зіна; pronounced [bʲaˈrɛzʲinɐ]) is a river in Belarus and a tributary of the Dnieper River.

The Berezina Preserve by the river is on the UNESCO list of Biosphere Preserves.

Cities and towns on the Berezina[edit]

Historical significance[edit]


  1. ^ a b "Main Geographic Characteristics of the Republic of Belarus. Main characteristics of the largest rivers of Belarus". Land of Ancestors. Data of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection of the Republic of Belarus. 2011. Retrieved 27 September 2013. 
  2. ^ official transliteration

Coordinates: 52°32′59″N 30°15′00″E / 52.54972°N 30.25000°E / 52.54972; 30.25000