Location of the Yser
The Yser in Roesbrugge
The Yser (French ) or Yser ( Dutch) is a 78 km long coastal river on the border between the French and Belgian Flanders. It rises on the territory of the French community in Buysscheure Nord, dehydrated generally in a northeasterly direction and flows near Nieuwpoort ( province of West Flanders) in the North Sea.
Places on the river
- Roesbrugge - Haringe
During the First World War, here the Flanders battles took place.