Fier (river)

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Fier
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The Fier
Country France
Basin features
Main source Manigod
1,800 m (5,900 ft)
45°48′45″N 06°25′03″E / 45.81250°N 6.41750°E / 45.81250; 6.41750
River mouth Rhone
255 m (837 ft)
45°56′21″N 05°49′55″E / 45.93917°N 5.83194°E / 45.93917; 5.83194Coordinates: 45°56′21″N 05°49′55″E / 45.93917°N 5.83194°E / 45.93917; 5.83194
Progression RhôneMediterranean Sea
Basin size 1,380 km2 (530 sq mi)
Physical characteristics
Length 71.9 km (44.7 mi)
Discharge
  • Average rate:
    41.2 m3/s (1,450 cu ft/s)

The Fier (French: le Fier) is a 71.9 km (44.7 mi) long river in the Haute-Savoie and Savoie départements, southeastern France. Its source is at Manigod, in the Aravis Range. It flows generally west. It is a left tributary of the Rhone into which it flows at Seyssel.

The Chéran is among its tributaries.

Départements and communes along its course[edit]

This list is ordered from source to mouth:

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