|River||Name in Greek||Name in Turkish||Length (km)|
|1||Pedieos||Πεδιαίος / Πηδιάς||Kanlıdere||100|
Wednesday, January 22, 2014
Rivers of Cyprus
The major rivers in Cyprus originate in the Troodos Mountains. The Pedieos, which is the largest, flows eastward toward Famagusta Bay; the Serakhis flows northwestward and the Karyotis northward to Morphou Bay; and the Kouris flows southward to Episkopi Bay. The rivers are fed entirely from the runoff of winter precipitation; in summer they become dry courses. The island’s major soil types..