Uz (river)

Uz
Location
CountryRomania
CountiesHarghita, Bacău
VillagesEghersec, Valea Uzului, Dărmănești
Physical characteristics
SourceCiuc Mountains
MouthTrotuș
 • location
Dărmănești
 • coordinates
46°21′52″N 26°30′55″E / 46.3645°N 26.5152°E / 46.3645; 26.5152Coordinates: 46°21′52″N 26°30′55″E / 46.3645°N 26.5152°E / 46.3645; 26.5152
Length50 km (31 mi)
Basin size469 km2 (181 sq mi)
Basin features
ProgressionTrotușSiretDanubeBlack Sea

The Uz (Hungarian: Úz) is a right tributary of the river Trotuș in Romania.[1][2][3] It discharges into the Trotuș in Dărmănești. The Poiana Uzului Dam is located on the river Uz. Its length is 50 km (31 mi) and its basin size is 469 km2 (181 sq mi).[2]

Tributaries[]

The following rivers are tributaries to the river Uz (from source to mouth):[2]

References[]

  1. ^ "Planul național de management. Sinteza planurilor de management la nivel de bazine/spații hidrografice, anexa 7.1" (PDF, 5.1 MB). Administrația Națională Apele Române. 2010. p. 914.
  2. ^ a b c Atlasul cadastrului apelor din România. Partea 1 (in Romanian). Bucharest: Ministerul Mediului. 1992. pp. 405–406. OCLC 895459847. River code: XII.1.69.22
  3. ^ Ovidiu Gabor - "Economical mechanism in water management: Cost recovery for water services (case study)" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 5 March 2009. Retrieved 5 March 2009., map page 10