Irtysh River


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Related to Irtysh River: Lena River, Yenisei River
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Noun1.Irtysh River - an Asian river that rises in the Altai Mountains in northern China and flows generally northwest to become a tributary of the Ob River
Siberia - a vast Asian region of Russia; famous for long cold winters
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Discovered near the banks of the Irtysh river in western Serbia in the late 1990s, the skeleton has been identified as that of a male woolly mammoth belonging to the 'Mammuthus Primigenius' species - whose closest extant relative is the Asian elephant.
The UAE's latest historical attraction, which features a genuine fossil, was discovered in the late 1990s on the banks of the Irtysh River in Siberia.
Ust-Kamenogorskaya HPP is located in Kazakhstan, twelve kilometres upstream the town of Ust-Kamenogorsk on the Irtysh River.
Ust-Kamenogorsk is located on the Irtysh River, and is the middle stage of the Irtysh Hydraulic Power System, with Bukhtarminskaya and Shulbinskaya projects located upstream and downstream, respectively.
Kazakhstan's hydro-electric facilities are located primarily along the Irtysh River, which flows from China across north-eastern Kazakhstan.
The Irtysh River is the longest River in the Republic of Kazakhstan.