Type, area and length of surface waterbodies by river basin district   Table summary
Specification Area (km²) Length (km)
WaterbodyDimension summary
Moselle    
Musel (HMWB)Item summary   68   39
Syre 1 (OWB)   12   8
Schlammbaach (OWB)   19   10
Wuelbertsbaach (OWB)   18   9
Syre 2 (OWB)   93   25
Biwerbach, Budlerbach, Bricherbaach (OWB)   23   9
Breinertbaach, Eschwellerbach (OWB)   14   6
Fluessweilerbaach (OWB)   12   5
Roudemerbaach (OWB)   13   4
Donwerbaach (OWB)   13   9
Gouschtengerbaach (OWB)   16   8
Lennengerbaach (OWB)   24   8
Aalbaach 1 (OWB)   31   10
Ierpeldengerbaach (OWB)   13   6
Gander (OWB)   28   13
Bridemsbaach (OWB)   18   5
Aalbaach 2 (OWB)   16   6
Lower Sauer    
Sauer (OWB)   48   46
Sernigerbaach (OWB)   9   5
Girsterbaach (OWB)   13   6
Aleferbaach, Osweilerbaach (OWB)   15   6
Lauterburerbaach (OWB)   25   11
Ernz noire (OWB)   56   18
Halerbaach (OWB)   20   7
Consdreferbaach (OWB)   12   5
Ernz noire (HMWB)Item summary   15   7
Ernz blanche 1 (OWB)   24   9
Ernz blanche 2 (OWB)   77   20
Upper Sauer    
Sauer 1 (OWB)   58   36
Blees (OWB)   37   20
Tandelerbaach (OWB)   11   9
Stool (OWB)   11   8
Tirelbaach (OWB)   13   6
Schlenner (OWB)   14   8
Sauer 2 (OWB)   30   13
Schlirbech (OWB)   22   10
Sauer and lower courses Beivener- and Ueschtreferbaach (HMWB)Item summary   41   24
Dirbech (OWB)   16   5
Ueschtreferbaach (OWB)   17   9
Beivenerbaach (OWB)   31   10
Sauer 3 (OWB)   29   20
Syrbaach, Bëtlerbaach (OWB)   11   9
Surbich (OWB)   4   5
Harelerbaach (OWB)   11   7
Wiltz    
Wiltz 1 (OWB)   19   12
Clerve (OWB)   16   9
Wiltz 2 (OWB)   36   21
Himmelbaach (OWB)   17   9
Kirel (OWB)   16   14
Tettelbaach (OWB)   34   11
Wemperbaach 1 (OWB)   9   6
Lingserbaach (OWB)   2   1
Clerve, Woltz (OWB)   82   41
Lamichtsbaach (OWB)   28   10
Irbich (OWB)   16   11
Wempecherbaach 2 (OWB)   22   11
Tretterbaach (OWB)   35   17
Emeschbaach (OWB)   16   7
Our    
Our 1 (OWB)   17   12
Our (HMWB)Item summary   13   9
Our 2 (OWB)   68   31
Schibech (OWB)   10   7
Alzette    
Alzette 1 (OWB)   53   17
Schrondweilerbaach (OWB)   18   6
Alzette 2 (OWB)   48   16
Kaasselterbaach (HMWB)Item summary   10   4
Alzette 3 (HMWB)Item summary   52   14
Alzette 4 (OWB)   70   17
Drousbaach (OWB)   12   9
Mess (OWB)   35   14
Kiemelbaach (OWB)   17   8
Alzette 5 (HMWB)Item summary   21   4
Didelengerbach (HMWB)Item summary   24   7
Kälbaach (HMWB)Item summary   25   8
Wark (OWB)   48   28
Fel (OWB)   9   6
Mechelbaach (OWB)   11   9
Turelbaach (OWB)   14   9
Attert 1 (OWB)   46   18
Viichtbaach (OWB)   15   7
Aeschbech (OWB)   15   6
Schwebech (OWB)   31   10
Roudbaach (OWB)   34   13
Beschruederbaach (OWB)   12   7
Attert 2 (OWB)   21   13
Fräsbech (OWB)   13   7
Koulbich (OWB)   21   12
Noutemerbaach / Rébich (OWB)   12   5
Pall (OWB)   29   15
Eisch (OWB)   124   52
Millebaach (OWB)   3   2
Kolerbaach (OWB)   2   3
Mamer 1 (OWB)   31   16
Mamer 2 (OWB)   24   11
Kielbaach (OWB)   16   9
Faulbaach (OWB)   13   9
Péitruss (HMWB)Item summary   19   13
Grouf (OWB)   11   7
Zeissengerbaach (OWB)   13   6
Chiers    
Chiers (HMWB)Item summary   53   13
Reierbaach (OWB)   10   4
Mierbaach (OWB)   6   2




 


Publication date : 27/02/2015
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Luxembourgish name of the waterbody. Between brackets: Type of surface waterbodies.

Definitions :
Heavily modified waterbody (HMWB)
Open water body (OWB)

 
Shipping route.

 
Big morphological difficulties in case of an intense environmental use, long piping and sustainable difficulties of the upper watercourse.

 
Reservoir of the Sauer.

 
Reservoir of the Our / Reservoir Vianden.

 
Very long piping (> 700 m).

 
Big shoring and several transversal works.

 
Very long piping (> 1 km) and solid shoring.

 
Piping (> 300 m) near Bettembourg, very long piping (2-3 km) near Dudelange, shoring between.

 
Longer piping (> 300 m) near Rumelange, downstream shoring and punctual piping.

 
Piping (> 300 m) near Hollerich and shoring.

 
2 very long pipings (> 1 km) near Differdange, several small pipings downstreams under rails/roads and shoring.