The Naab (Czech: Nába) is a river in Bavaria, Germany, and is a left tributary of the Danube. Including its main source river Waldnaab, it is 196.6 km (122 mi) long.[1]

Naab
Kallmünz Die Naab.JPG
The Naab near Kallmünz
Location
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Physical characteristics
Source 
 • locationFichtelgebirge
Mouth 
 • location
Danube
 • coordinates
49°1′0″N 12°1′53″E / 49.01667°N 12.03139°E / 49.01667; 12.03139Coordinates: 49°1′0″N 12°1′53″E / 49.01667°N 12.03139°E / 49.01667; 12.03139
Length97.5 km (61 mi) [1]
Basin size5,514 km2 (2,129 sq mi) [1]
Basin features
ProgressionDanubeBlack Sea

The Naab is formed by the confluence of the Waldnaab and the Haidenaab in Luhe-Wildenau, south of Weiden in der Oberpfalz. It flows generally south, through the towns Nabburg, Schwandorf and Burglengenfeld. It flows into the Danube near Regensburg.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c Complete table of the Bavarian Waterbody Register by the Bavarian State Office for the Environment (xls, 10.3 MB)

SourcesEdit

  • Die Naab – mit Waldnaab, Fichtelnaab, Haidenaab. (2004) Luftbildband, 132 Seiten, Pustet, Regensburg, 2004. ISBN 3-7917-1915-7
  • Die Naab – Leben am Fluß im Wandel der Zeit. (1998) Buch & Kunstverlag Oberpfalz, Amberg,´ISBN 3-924350-93-0

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