The Housatonic River (/ˌhuːsəˈtɒnɪk/ HOOS-ə-TON-ik) is a river, approximately 149 miles (240 km) long, in western Massachusetts and western Connecticut in the United States. It flows south to southeast, and drains about 1,950 square miles (5,100 km2) of southwestern Connecticut into Long Island Sound. Its watershed is just to the west of the watershed of the lower Connecticut River. Birds and fish who live in and around the river contain significant levels of PCBs and present health risks.

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  • The Housatonic River (/ˌhuːsəˈtɒnɪk/ HOOS-ə-TON-ik) is a river, approximately 149 miles (240 km) long, in western Massachusetts and western Connecticut in the United States. It flows south to southeast, and drains about 1,950 square miles (5,100 km2) of southwestern Connecticut into Long Island Sound. Its watershed is just to the west of the watershed of the lower Connecticut River. Birds and fish who live in and around the river contain significant levels of PCBs and present health risks. (en)
  • Der Housatonic River [ˌhuːsəˈtɒnɪk] ist ein 240 km langer Fluss in den nordöstlichen Vereinigten Staaten. Er entspringt im westlichen Massachusetts, fließt in südöstlicher Richtung durch Connecticut und mündet bei Milford Point in den Long Island Sound. (de)
  • Le Housatonic est un fleuve de 240 km de longueur, qui arrose l'ouest du Massachusetts et l'ouest du Connecticut, aux États-Unis. (fr)
  • Il fiume Housatonic è un fiume degli Stati Uniti d'America (circa 240 km) che nasce nell'ovest dello Stato del Massachusetts e sfocia nel Long Island Sound, Connecticut. (it)
  • Хусато́ник (англ. Housatonic River [ˌhusəˈtɒnɪk]) — река в западной части штатов Массачусетс и Коннектикут. Длина реки — около 240 км. Истоки реки находятся в Аппалачах в северо-западной части Массачусетса в округе Беркшир. Русло реки разделяет горные хребты Таконик и Беркширы. Впадает река в пролив Лонг-Айленд. На реке построено 5 гидроэлектростанций. (ru)
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  • The Housatonic River (/ˌhuːsəˈtɒnɪk/ HOOS-ə-TON-ik) is a river, approximately 149 miles (240 km) long, in western Massachusetts and western Connecticut in the United States. It flows south to southeast, and drains about 1,950 square miles (5,100 km2) of southwestern Connecticut into Long Island Sound. Its watershed is just to the west of the watershed of the lower Connecticut River. Birds and fish who live in and around the river contain significant levels of PCBs and present health risks. (en)
  • Der Housatonic River [ˌhuːsəˈtɒnɪk] ist ein 240 km langer Fluss in den nordöstlichen Vereinigten Staaten. Er entspringt im westlichen Massachusetts, fließt in südöstlicher Richtung durch Connecticut und mündet bei Milford Point in den Long Island Sound. (de)
  • Le Housatonic est un fleuve de 240 km de longueur, qui arrose l'ouest du Massachusetts et l'ouest du Connecticut, aux États-Unis. (fr)
  • Il fiume Housatonic è un fiume degli Stati Uniti d'America (circa 240 km) che nasce nell'ovest dello Stato del Massachusetts e sfocia nel Long Island Sound, Connecticut. (it)
  • Хусато́ник (англ. Housatonic River [ˌhusəˈtɒnɪk]) — река в западной части штатов Массачусетс и Коннектикут. Длина реки — около 240 км. Истоки реки находятся в Аппалачах в северо-западной части Массачусетса в округе Беркшир. Русло реки разделяет горные хребты Таконик и Беркширы. Впадает река в пролив Лонг-Айленд. На реке построено 5 гидроэлектростанций. (ru)
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  • Housatonic River (de)
  • Housatonic (fr)
  • Fiume Housatonic (it)
  • Хусатоник (река) (ru)
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