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The WüRM (AMPER) is a river in Bavaria
Bavaria
, Germany
Germany
, right tributary of the Amper
Amper
. The length of the river is 39,8 km . It drains the overflow from Lake Starnberg
Lake Starnberg
and flows swiftly through the villages of Gauting , Krailling, Planegg, Gräfelfing and Lochham as well as part of Munich
Munich
(in the borough of Pasing ) before joining, near Dachau
Dachau
, the Amper
Amper
, which soon afterwards flows into the Isar
Isar
and eventually flowing into the Danube
Danube
. Although the Würm
Würm
is not a very large river, it is well known as it gave its name to the Würm glaciation
Würm glaciation
.

There is another, smaller river of the same name in Baden-Württemberg
Baden-Württemberg
, Germany, see Würm (Nagold) .

A small man-made channel extracts water from the river at Pasing to feed the water features at Nymphenburg Palace
Nymphenburg Palace
, before flowing on to join the Isar
Isar
at the English Gardens in Munich.

Wikimedia Commons has media related to WüRM (BAVARIA) .

Coordinates : 48°08′38″N 11°27′15″E / 48.14389°N 11.45417°E / 48.14389; 11.45417

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Bavaria
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