Supriya Ghosh (Editor)

Kerian River

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on Reddit
Covid-19
Native name  Sungai Kerian
Basin size  1,420 km (550 sq mi)
Basin area  1,420 kmĀ²
Country  Malaysia
Main source  Bintang Range
Length  90 km
Mouth  Nibong Tebal
Kerian River wwwpenangtraveltipscom11exsungaikerianjpg
River mouth  Kampung Sungai Udang, Nibong Tebal, Pulau Pinang

Kerian River (Malay: Sungai Kerian) is a river in the northern part of the Malaysian state of Perak. The river originates from the Bintang Range. It flows westerly and discharges into the Straits of Melaka. The main tributaries are Selama River, Ijok River, Samagagah River and Ulu Mengkuang River.

Contents

Map of Kerian River, Malaysia

Settlements

Kerian River flows through the town of Parit Buntar, Perak, Nibong Tebal, Penang and Bandar Baharu, Kedah.

Incidents

  • March 2015 - Thousand of catfish and mayong fish were found dead at Kampung Jajar, Jalan Trans Kerian. The reason of the incidents are yet to be investigated.
  • References

    Kerian River Wikipedia


    Similar Topics
    The Castle (1997 Austrian film)
    The House of Clocks
    Neil Parish
    Topics
     
    B
    i
    Link
    H2
    L