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A river is a natural watercourse, usually freshwater, flowing towards an ocean, a lake, a sea, or another river.

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Also known as the hydrologic cycle or H2O cycle, describes the continuous movement of water on, above and below the surface of the Earth. Water can change states among liquid, vapour, and ice at ...

Guaporé River

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Rio Guaporé is the name of a river in western Brazil along the Bolivian border.


Water bodies; Rivers

The Ganges is a trans-boundary river of India and Bangladesh. The 2,525 km (1,569 mi) river rises in the western Himalayas in the Indian state of Uttarakhand, and flows south and east through ...


Water bodies; Rivers

This is a river that runs wholly or partly beneath the ground surface one where the riverbed does not represent the surface of the Earth (rivers flowing in canyons are not classed as subterranean. ...


Water bodies; Rivers

A biological environment consisting of all the organisms living in a particular area, as well as all the nonliving, physical components of the environment with which the organisms interact, such as ...

Wingohocking Creek

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Wingohocking Creek was once a major tributary of the Frankford Creek, which empties into the Delaware River.

The Delaware River

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The Delaware River is a river on the Atlantic coast of the United States for the first time mapped the Dutch expedition led by Henry Hudson in 1609. The River was christened South River in the colony ...

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