Derkul

Derkul

 

an urban-type settlement in Ural’sk Oblast, Kazakh SSR.

Derkul is located on the Derkul River (Ural basin), 6 km from the city of Ural’sk. Population, 6,000 (1970). It is the site of the Ural’sk Building and Assembly Equipment Plant.


Derkul

 

a river in Voroshilovgrad Oblast, Ukrainian SSR, and along the border of Rostov Oblast, RSFSR; a left-bank tributary of the Severskii Donets.

The Derkul is 165 km long with a basin area of 5,180 sq km. It rises in a western spur of the Don Ridge and flows through an undulating plain. Its banks are for the most part steep and precipitous.

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The small rivers of the Ural River basin in the territory of West Kazakhstan Region are the Chagan River, the Derkul River, the Ilek River, the Utva River, the Rubezhka River, the Bykovka River, the Embulatovka River, the Barbastau River, etc.