The Neva is a river in northwestern Russia
flowing from Lake Ladoga through the western part of Leningrad Oblast
(historical region of Ingria) to the Neva Bay of the Gulf of Finland.
Despite its modest length of 74 kilometres (46 mi), it is the third
largest river in Europe in terms of average discharge
(after the Volga and the Danube).
The Pechora River is a river in northwest Russia which flows
north into the Arctic Ocean on the west side of the Ural Mountains.
The Volga is the longest river in Europe;
it is also Europe's largest river in terms of discharge and watershed.
It flows through central Russia and into the Caspian Sea,
and is widely viewed as the national river of Russia.
The Ob River, also Obi, is a major river in western Siberia,
Russia and is the world's seventh longest river.
The Yenisei is the largest river system
flowing to the Arctic Ocean.
The Lena is the easternmost of the three great Siberian rivers that flow
into the Arctic Ocean (the other two being the Ob and the Yenisei).
It is the 11th longest river in the world and has the 9th largest watershed.
The Kolyma River is a river in northeastern Siberia,
whose basin covers parts of the Sakha Republic, Chukotka Autonomous Okrug,
and Magadan Oblast of Russia.
The Don is one of the major rivers of Russia.
It rises in the town of Novomoskovsk 60 kilometres (37 mi) southeast of
Tula (120 km south of Moscow), and flows for a distance of about 1,950 kilometres
(1,220 mi) to the Sea of Azov.
The Selenga River is a major river in Mongolia and Buryatia, Russia.
The Angara River is a 1,779-kilometer-long (1,105 mi) river in Siberia,
which traces a course through Russia's Irkutsk Oblast and Krasnoyarsk
Krai. It is the river that drains Lake Baikal and is the headwater
tributary of the Yenisei River.
Lake Onega is a lake in the north-west European part
Lake Ladoga is a freshwater lake located in the Republic of Karelia and Leningrad Oblast in northwestern Russia just outside the outskirts of Saint Petersburg.
Rybinsk Reservoir , informally called the Rybinsk Sea,
is a water reservoir on the Volga River.
Lake Beloye (White lake) is a lake in Klepikovsky District,
Ryazan Oblast, Russia. It is notable for its relatively great depth
for the region - 50 metres (160 ft).
The Moscow Canal is a canal that connects the Moskva
River with the Volga River. It is located in Moscow itself and in the Moscow Oblast.
is one of the largest lakes in Russia. It is a shallow, freshwater
lake that has a fluctuating water level, which can change from season
to season and year to year.
Lake Baikal Baygal nuur, etymologically meaning,
in Mongolian, "the Nature Lake" is a rift lake in Russia, located in southern Siberia.
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The Caspian Sea is the largest enclosed inland body of water on Earth by area, variously classed as the world's largest lake or a full-fledged sea.
It is in an endorheic basin (it has no outflows) located between Europe
and Asia. It is bounded to the northeast by Kazakhstan, to the northwest
by Russia, to the west by Azerbaijan, to the south by Iran, and to the
southeast by Turkmenistan.
The Black Sea is a body of water in Southeastern Europe, bounded by Bulgaria,
Georgia, Romania, Russia, Turkey, and Ukraine. It is supplied by a
number of major rivers, such as the Danube, Dnieper, Rioni, Southern
Bug, and Dniester.
The Ural Mountains or simply the Urals, are a mountain range
that runs approximately from north to south through western Russia, from the coast of the
Arctic Ocean to the Ural River and northwestern Kazakhstan.
Belukha Mountain, located in the Katun Mountains,
is the highest peak of the Altai Mountains in Russia.
It is part of the World Heritage Site entitled Golden Mountains of Altai
The Caucasus is a region at the border of Europe and Asia,
situated between the Black and the Caspian seas. It is home to the Caucasus
Mountains, which contain Europe's highest mountain, Mount Elbrus, 5,642 metres (18,510 ft).