Suceava River [also Сучава; Suchava (Sučava)]. A right-bank tributary of the Seret River. It is 160 km long and drains a basin area of 3,800 sq km. The river has its source in the Carpathian Mountains in Bukovyna, but most of its course is in Romania. Its upper reaches flow along the Ukrainian-Romanian borderland region. The river is used for log rafting.
[This article originally appeared in the Encyclopedia of Ukraine, vol. 5 (1993).]