Bzura

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Bzura
Kozlow Biskupi Bzura01.jpg
The Bzura in Kozłów Biskupi
Bzura
Bzura
Bzura (river mouth)
Mouth of the Bzura on the map of Poland
Country Poland
Physical characteristics
River mouth Vistula
52°22′28″N 20°12′05″E / 52.3744°N 20.2013°E / 52.3744; 20.2013Coordinates: 52°22′28″N 20°12′05″E / 52.3744°N 20.2013°E / 52.3744; 20.2013
Length 173 km (107 mi)
Discharge
  • Average rate:
    28.6 m3/s (1,010 cu ft/s)
Basin features
Progression VistulaBaltic Sea
Basin size 7,764 km2 (2,998 sq mi)

The Bzura is a river in central Poland, a tributary of the Vistula river (in Wyszogród), with a length of 173 kilometres and a basin area of 7,764 km2.[1] It was noteworthy during the Second World War as Polish forces made a major stand against the Wehrmacht in an attempt to halt the German advance on Warsaw (Battle of the Bzura).

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