Doftana (Tărlung)

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Doftana
Doftana Ardeleană
Location
Country Romania
Counties Brașov County
Physical characteristics
Mouth Tărlung
  coordinates
45°33′44″N25°46′26″E / 45.5622°N 25.7740°E / 45.5622; 25.7740 Coordinates: 45°33′44″N25°46′26″E / 45.5622°N 25.7740°E / 45.5622; 25.7740
Length14 km (8.7 mi)
Basin size60 km2 (23 sq mi)
Basin features
Progression TărlungRâul NegruOltDanubeBlack Sea
Tributaries 
  leftValea Tigăilor
  rightValea Rece de Jos

The Doftana (sometimes: Doftana Ardeleană) is a left tributary of the river Tărlung in Romania. [1] [2] It flows into the Tărlung in Brădet, a village of Săcele. Its length is 14 km (8.7 mi) and its basin size is 60 km2 (23 sq mi). [2]

Tributary stream or river that flows into a main stem river or lake

A tributary or affluent is a stream or river that flows into a larger stream or main stem river or a lake. A tributary does not flow directly into a sea or ocean. Tributaries and the main stem river drain the surrounding drainage basin of its surface water and groundwater, leading the water out into an ocean.

Tărlung river in Transylvania

The Tărlung is a left tributary of the river Râul Negru in Romania. It discharges into the Râul Negru in Băcel. Its length is 57 km (35 mi) and its basin size is 485 km2 (187 sq mi).

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Prahova (river) river in Romania

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The Abucea is a left tributary of the river Mureș in Romania. It discharges into the Mureș in Abucea. Its length is 15 km (9.3 mi) and its basin size is 23 km2 (8.9 sq mi).

The Vaidei is a left tributary of the river Mureș in Romania. It discharges into the Mureș near Geoagiu. Its length is 14 km (8.7 mi) and its basin size is 26 km2 (10 sq mi).

Doftana (Prahova) river in Romania

The Doftana is a left tributary of the river Prahova in Romania. It discharges into the Prahova near Câmpina. It flows through the villages Trăisteni, Teșila, Seciuri, Brebu Mânăstirei, Doftana and the city Câmpina. The upper reach of the river, upstream of the confluence with the Urlățelu is also called Predeluș or Doftănița.

The Gârcin is a left tributary of the river Tărlung in Romania. Its source is in the Piatra Mare Mountains. It flows into the Tărlung near Săcele. Its length is 13 km (8.1 mi) and its basin size is 40 km2 (15 sq mi).

Geoagiu (Alba)

The Geoagiu is a right tributary of the river Mureș in Transylvania, Romania. It discharges into the Mureș in Teiuș. Its length is 49 km (30 mi) and its basin size is 187 km2 (72 sq mi).

The Petriș is a right tributary of the river Mureș in Romania. It discharges into the Mureș in Seliște. Its length is 14 km (8.7 mi) and its basin size is 111 km2 (43 sq mi).

Râul Negru (Olt) river in Romania

The Râul Negru is a left tributary of the river Olt in Romania. It discharges into the Olt in Lunca Câlnicului. It flows through the villages Lemnia, Lunga, Catalina, Hătuica, Surcea, Telechia, Bita, Reci, Sântionlunca, Ozun, Băcel, Chichiș and Lunca Câlnicului. Its length is 88 km (55 mi) and its basin size is 2,349 km2 (907 sq mi).

Grosul river in Romania

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The Homorod is a right tributary of the river Mureș in Romania. It discharges into the Mureș near Geoagiu. Its length is 14 km (8.7 mi) and its basin size is 33 km2 (13 sq mi).

The Vărmaga is a right tributary of the river Mureș in Romania. It discharges into the Mureș near Chimindia. Its length is 14 km (8.7 mi) and its basin size is 41 km2 (16 sq mi).

The Monoroștia is a right tributary of the river Mureș in Romania. It discharges into the Mureș in the village Monoroștia. Its length is 12 km (7.5 mi) and its basin size is 31 km2 (12 sq mi).

The Teliu is a right tributary of the river Tărlung in Romania. It flows into the Tărlung near the village Teliu. Its length is 14 km (8.7 mi) and its basin size is 43 km2 (17 sq mi).

The Zizin is a right tributary of the river Tărlung in Romania. It flows into the Tărlung in Budila. Its length is 22 km (14 mi) and its basin size is 68 km2 (26 sq mi).

The Gălăoaia is a left tributary of the river Mureș in Transylvania, Romania. It discharges into the Mureș in Borzia. Its length is 12 km (7.5 mi) and its basin size is 33 km2 (13 sq mi).

The Idicel is a left tributary of the river Mureș in Transylvania, Romania. It discharges into the Mureș in Ideciu de Sus. Its length is 18 km (11 mi) and its basin size is 37 km2 (14 sq mi).

The Dobârlău is a right tributary of the river Tărlung in Covasna County, Romania. It flows into the Tărlung in Lunca Mărcușului. Its length is 16 km (9.9 mi) and its basin size is 45 km2 (17 sq mi).

The Boholt is a right tributary of the river Mureș in Romania. It discharges into the Mureș in Șoimuș. Its length is 12 km (7.5 mi) and its basin size is 23 km2 (8.9 sq mi).

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. 657.
  2. 1 2 Atlasul cadastrului apelor din România. Partea 1 (in Romanian). Bucharest: Ministerul Mediului. 1992. p. 272. OCLC   895459847. River code: VIII.1.45.22.2