Vetluga River

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
For the town in Nizhny Novgorod Oblast, see Vetluga.
Vetluga river.jpg
Mouth Volga River
Basin countries Russia
Length 889 km (552 mi)
Avg. discharge 255 m3/s (9,000 cu ft/s)
Basin area 39,000 km2 (15,000 sq mi)

Vetluga (Russian: Ветлу́га; IPA: [vʲɪtˈlugə], Mari: Вӱтла, Vütla) is a river in the Kirov Oblast, Kostroma Oblast, Mari El Republic and Nizhny Novgorod Oblast of Russia. It is a left tributary of Volga, confluence near Kozmodemyansk. The river is navigable.

Coordinates: 56°27′44″N 46°14′14″E / 56.46222°N 46.23722°E / 56.46222; 46.23722