Zolota Lypa River. (Map: Zolota Lypa River.) A left-bank tributary of the Dnister River that flows southward for 126 km through Lviv oblast, Ternopil oblast, and Ivano-Frankivsk oblast and drains a basin area of 1,440 sq km. The river is 5–15 m in width (maximum 50 m) and 0.5–2 m in depth. It is used for water supply and irrigation and has a water reservoir. The town of Berezhany is situated on it.

[This article originally appeared in the Encyclopedia of Ukraine, vol. 5 (1993).]

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