Narew


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Na·rew

also Na·rev  (nä′rəf)
A river rising in western Belarus and flowing about 440 km (275 mi) to northeast Poland and then generally west and southwest to the Western Bug River near its confluence with the Vistula River.

Na•rew

(ˈnɑ rɛf)

n.
a river in NE Poland, flowing S and SW into the Bug River: battle 1915. 290 mi. (465 km) long.
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International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Stora Enso Narew Sp.
Tough Russian resistance against Mackensen's forces in the south and Colonel General Max von Gallwitz (1852-1937)'s German Twelfth Army trying to cross the swampy Narew River forced the Germans and Austro-Hungarians to take a methodical approach to break the Russian defensive positions.
Gizli ek protokole gore ise, siyasal degisiklik ya da toprak degisikligi durumunda Baltik bolgesi (Litvanya, Letonya, Estonya, Finlandiya) ile Polonya'da Narew, Vistula ve San irmaklarinin olusturdugu hattin dogusu (kabaca Varsova'nin dogusu) SSCB nufuz alani olacakti.
Her first book, November on the Narew, was awarded the prize for the best debut of the years 2000-2003 (Poznan, 2003).
shall be bounded approximately by the line of the rivers Narew, Vistula, and San.
TRAVEL by punt through the remote Narew Marshlands - known as the Polish Amazon - as part of an adventure cycling trip following Palin through Poland.
The new sites are: the Druzno Lake Nature Reserve (3,068 ha), in the Vistula Delta region, the Narew River National Park (7,350 ha) - an area potentially threatened by the construction of the Siemanowska dam on the Belarus-Polish border and the water pollution from towns upstream, the Poleski National Park (9,762 ha) already identified as a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve and a Natura 2000 protected site, sub-Alpine peat bogs in Karkonosze Mountains (40 ha), a National Park also classified as a UNESCO Bilateral Biosphere Reserve (discussions are continuing on joint management with the Czech Republic), and finally, at the Wigry National Park (15,085 ha), a wetland system around Wigry Lake and 42 smaller lakes of glacial origin and associated peat bogs.
These periods cannot be compared because some of the hunting districts existing from 1992 to 1995, where a large portion of the moose population lived, were discontinued when Biebrza National Park, Polesie National Park, and Narew National Park were created.
Some Jewish men and women were stabbed or stoned to death, their children drowned in the Narew and Biebrza rivers.
At the beginning of February 1807, General Savary took over from Lannes at the head of the 5th Corps; he ordered the divisions to march up the Narew river to link up with the mass of the Grande Armee.
Other important rivers in the forest are the Narew, the Lesna, the Lotownia, the Braszcza, and the Przewloka.