Geography: Rivers and Lakes in the Languedoc: The River
River Tech rises in the Pyrenees
and flows through the Roussillon
(the modern Pyrénées-Orientales)
close to the present French-Spanish border.
runs through a valley in the Pyrénées-Orientales
and is approximately 82km long. Its source is in the Parcigoule
Valley at an elevation of 2,500 meters above sea level.
The basin area is 750 km² - lying entirely in France,
and the average discharge is 9.6 cubic meters per second.
Tech flows into the Mediterranean
Sea between Saint-Cyprien and Argelès-sur-Mer,
southeast of Perpignan.
Towns along the river. The Tech flows through:
- Le Boulou.
la Rivière de Maureillas
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