Elbe River

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a river in central Europe that arises in northwestern Czechoslovakia and flows northward through Germany to empty into the North Sea


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the subject of the public contract is the analysis of areas with significant flood risk in the territorial jurisdiction of the vltava river company, Including proposals for possible flood protection measures (baseline to the flood risk management plan in the elbe river basin).
Simpson had six divisions prepared to cross the river and his Ninth Army staff already had a plan "to enlarge the Elbe River bridgehead to include [the Berlin suburb of] Potsdam.
All three nursery streams are located in the Elbe River basin (Fig.
Standing on the banks of the mighty Elbe River, the historic skyline of Germany's second largest city Hamburg gives way to the giant ocean liner Queen Elizabeth, looming massively and majestically over the cruise terminal to the right.
and Soviet forces linked up on the Elbe River, a meeting that dramatized the collapse of Nazi Germany's defenses.
You could consider Shearings' Classic Cities of the Elbe river cruise.
The artist places his body in relation to Elbe river in an exploration of immersion.
The Elbe River valley lined with 18th and 19th century castles, open meadows and sprawling 20th century villas was once a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Extreme precipitation in Europe's Alpine region and in Germany, Poland, Czech Republic, Austria, and Switzerland caused the most intense and extended flooding in Danube and Elbe river catchments since at least 1950 as more than 15.
From Den Helder, the ship sailed across the Elbe River and entered the largest port in Germany -- the port of Hamburg.
The city on the Elbe River was preparing for a direct hit by yesterday's storm.
The industry bounced back from the effects of flooding of the Elbe River, which disrupted operations in the Czech chemicals industry in Q213, notably Spolana's and Synthos's operations in the PVC and PS segments.
2006) used system analysis in order to investigate water quality management in Elbe River watershed.
Figures for June and July are likely to be affected by the flooding of the Elbe River, which disrupted operations in the Czech chemical industry in Q213.
Another 8,000 people had been evacuated from the town of Aken and its neighboring villages after a dam on the Elbe River broke on Saturday.