THE WISLA DELTA
Delta ID # 58.
Contributed by Huh et al, 2004.
Wisla River delta, Poland, Europe
LOCATION LAT. 54°30’N, LONG. 18°41’E
LANDMASS DRAINED EUROPE
BASIN OF DEPOSITION BALTIC SEA
CLIMATE MARINE WEST COAST (Cbf)
AIR TEMP RANGE -1.1°C – 25°C,
TYPE OF TIDE SEMIDIURNAL
ID 7190022000213150, PATH 190 ROW 22
IMAGE ACQUIRED MAY 11, 2002
The Wisla [Vistula] is the longest river in Poland [1,047 kn.] and has a drainage basin of 192,000 sq. km. draining two-thirds of Poland. The source is in the Barania Hills of the Beskidy Mts. at an elevation of 1,220 m.