Glomma


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Glomma,

river: see GlåmaGlåma
or Glomma
, longest river of Norway, c.365 mi (590 km) long, rising in the highlands of Sør-Trøndelag co., SE Norway. It flows generally S past Sarpsborg (the head of navigation), into the Skagerrak at Fredrikstad.
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, river, Norway.
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Glomma

a river in SE Norway, rising near the border with Sweden and flowing generally south to the Skagerrak: the largest river in Scandinavia; important for hydroelectric power and floating timber. Length: 588 km (365 miles)
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Data on the water quality of selected rivers and lakes confirms the picture that Norwegian inland waters are relatively clean: the level of contamination is rather low for most indicators in rivers and lakes investigated (Glomma and Mjosa).