Burglengenfeld

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Burglengenfeld
Coat of arms of Burglengenfeld
Coat of arms
Burglengenfeld   is located in Germany
Burglengenfeld
Burglengenfeld
Coordinates: 49°12′N 12°2′E / 49.200°N 12.033°E / 49.200; 12.033Coordinates: 49°12′N 12°2′E / 49.200°N 12.033°E / 49.200; 12.033
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Oberpfalz
District Schwandorf
Government
 • Mayor Heinz Karg (SPD/"Freie Wähler-Burgl. Wählergem. e.V. ")
Area
 • Total 93.28 km2 (36.02 sq mi)
Elevation 355 m (1,165 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 12,862
 • Density 140/km2 (360/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 93133
Dialling codes 0 94 71
Vehicle registration SAD, BUL, NAB, NEN, OVI, ROD
Website www.burglengenfeld.de

Burglengenfeld is a town in the district of Schwandorf, in Bavaria, Germany. It is situated on the river Naab, 22 km north of Regensburg.

Climate[edit]

Climate in this area has mild differences between highs and lows, and there is adequate rainfall year-round. The Köppen Climate Classification subtype for this climate is "Cfb". (Marine West Coast Climate/Oceanic climate).[2]

Anti-WAAhnsinns-Festival[edit]

Anti-WAAhnsinns-Festival memorial stone in Burglengenfeld

The Anti-WAAhnsinns Festivals in Burglengenfeld were political rock concerts, which took place in Germany in the 1980s. Their purpose was to support protests against a planned nuclear reprocessing plant Wackersdorf (German: Wiederaufbereitungsanlage Wackersdorf, abbreviated WAA Wackersdorf) in Wackersdorf.

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