Desna (Десна́) is a river in Russia and Ukraine, left tributary of the Dnieper. The word means "right hand" in Old East Slavic language. The River Desna is 1,130 km long (702 mi). This article is about the river. ... A drainage basin is the area within the drainage basin divide (yellow outline), and drains the surface runoff and river discharge (blue lines) of a contiguous area. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... In hydrology, the discharge of a river is the volume of water transported by it in a certain amount of time. ... The River Thames in London River running into Harrietville Trout Farm A river is a large natural waterway. ... A tributary (or confluent/affluent) is a stream or river which flows into another river (a parent river) or body of water but which may not flow directly into the sea. ... This article is about the river. ... Old East Slavic language is one name for a language spoken between the 10th and 14th centuries in Kievan Rus and its successor states, the ancestor of the modern East Slavic languages. ...
The Svensky Monastery is located at the confluence of the Desna and the Svin River. Historic coat of arms of Bryansk (1781). ... Chernihiv or Chernigov is an ancient city in northern Ukraine, the capital of Chernihiv Oblast (province). ... SS. Anthony and Theodosius with the Theotokos Panachrantos, an 11th-century icon from the Svensky Monastery. ...
The Desna has 18 right and 13 left tributaries. The most significant are:
Categories: Central Russia geography stubs | Ukraine geography stubs | Rivers of Ukraine | Rivers of Russia This article is about the river. ... Categories: Rivers of Belarus | Belarus-related stubs ... Sozh (Belarusian: ; Russian: ) is a river in Belarus and Russia, a left tributary of the Dnieper river. ... The Pripyat River (Ukrainian: Припять, Prýpyat; Belarusian: Прыпяць, Prýpyats, Polish Prypeć) is a river in Eastern Europe, of approximately 440 miles (710 km). ... Irpinâ (Ukrainian: ; Russian: ), often called Irpenâ as its name is pronounced in Russian, is a river in Ukraine, a right tributary of the Dnieper. ... Ros (Ukrainian and Russian: Рось, Ros) is a river in Ukraine, a right tributary of the Dnieper. ... The Vorskla River (Ukrainian: ), located in northeastern Ukraine, is tributary to the Dnieper. ... Konka is a tributary of Dniepr river. ... The Kaniv Reservoir (Ukrainian: ) is a water reservoir located on the Dnieper River in Ukraine. ... Landsat satellite photo Map of the Kiev Reservoir. ... The Dnieper Hydroelectric Station (or DnieproGES) is the largest hydroelectric power station in Ukraine and one of the largest in Europe. ...
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