Salgir is formed by the confluence of rivers Angara and Kyzyl-Koba at an altitude of 388 m above sea level, and drains into Sivash in the region of Dzhankoi. The length of the Salgir River is 232 km, and its catchment area is 4000 km2.
Simferopol (Ukrainian: Сімферополь; Russian: Симферополь, meaning in Greek: city of common good; Crimean Tatar: Aqmescit, literally: The white mosque) is the capital of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea in southern Ukraine. As the capital of Crimea, Simferopol is an important political, economic, and transport center of the peninsula. As of 2006, the city's population is 340,600. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Simferopol