Limnytsia River

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Limnytsia River [Лімниця; Limnycja] (aka Ломниця; Lomnytsia). (Map: Limnytsia River.) A right-bank tributary of the Dnister River. The Limnytsia River is 122 km long and drains a basin area of 1,530 sq km. It has its source in the Gorgany Mountains range of the Ukrainian Carpathian Mountains and flows through Ivano-Frankivsk oblast. Throughout its course the Limnytsia is a mountain river. Its waters are used for industrial, agricultural, and domestic consumption and irrigation.

[This article originally appeared in the Encyclopedia of Ukraine, vol. 3 (1993).]

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