Irtysh River

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an Asian river that rises in the Altai Mountains in northern China and flows generally northwest to become a tributary of the Ob River

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Starting from the second decade of April 2014, we carried out the monitoring of black flies' larvae development in the Irtysh River and the Teplaya River.
Semey town is situated in the western part of East-Kazakhstan oblast, and lies on both banks of the Irtysh River.
According to specialists the total withdrawal of water from the Irtysh river could rise to 37% of the annual water supply as a result of construction of series of drainage canals and reservoirs on Irtysh, carried out by the PRC.
The Irtysh River, which shares borders with China, Russia, and Kazakhstan, places relations between these states in the same predicament as that between India and China over the Brahmaputra.
In the middle of the Irtysh River there appeared a boat decorated with green branches and flowers.
The city is 3,546 miles from Liverpool, has a population of 337,000 and is on the Irtysh River.
The largest parasite-endemic area is in western Siberia, namely the Ob and Irtysh River valleys and their tributaries (9-12).
A truck carrying the beer sank when trying to cross the frozen Irtysh river, and a rescue team of six divers, 10 workers and a modified T-72 tank worked to save the load.
Despite being a little-known problem compared to the Chernobyl disaster, Europe has another good reason to be interested in the plight of Semipalatinsk: seminar participants said that radioactive material is finding its way to the Arctic Ocean through Russia and the Irtysh River.
To help orient Subject he was told that the target was 25 to 30 miles SW of Irtysh River.
Most of all I love my dear Irtysh River and the lovely Russian birch trees.
Ust-Kamenogorskaya HPP is located in Kazakhstan, twelve kilometres upstream the town of Ust-Kamenogorsk on the Irtysh River.
Military orchestras played over the Irtysh River, and its banks were illuminated by lanterns to amuse Mrs.
1) Provide secure containment for the toxic waste plume that is contaminating the groundwater of Ust-Kamenogorsk and therefore prevent the plume s discharge into the Irtysh river and the city s drinking water supply;
The Ob and the Irtysh rivers begin in the Altai Mountains, along Russia's border with Mongolia, and flow northwest toward the Arctic Ocean.