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Orinoco River Facts - Soft Schools


The Orinoco River is one of South America's longest rivers flowing 1330 miles through Venezuela and Columbia and finally emptying into the Atlantic Ocean.

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Orinoco , river of Venezuela, estimated to be from 1500 to 1700 mi ... Encyclopedia.com -- Online dictionary and encyclopedia of facts, information, and ...

Orinoco Facts for Kids | KidzSearch.com


Most of the important rivers in Venezuela are tributaries of the Orinoco. The largest tributaries are the ...

Orinoco River - Unique South America Travel Experience


Both Amazon and Orinoco river basins have no match in South America, and scarcely in ... In fact, the name of the country itself: Venezuela is named after that.

Orinoco River System in South America - South America Travel


The Orinoco river system is one of the largest in South America, originating along the southern borders of Venezuela and Brazil, in the state of Amazonas.

Orinoco - National Geographic


Home to anacondas, the Orinoco river slithers through Venezuela, sustaining an amazing array of creatures, including the world's largest rodent.

Where is the Orinoco River located? | Reference.com


The Orinoco River is located in South America and flows through Venezuela and Colombia. The river ... What are some interesting facts about estuaries? Q: ...

BBC Bitesize - KS2 Geography - The Orinoco River


Apr 20, 1998 ... Venezuela in South America is home to the Orinoco River. The river starts high in the mountains of central Venezuela, and by the time it ...

Orinoco crocodile videos, photos and facts - Crocodylus intermedius ...


Photographs and information from ARKive on this species only found in the lower reaches of the Orinoco River in Venezuela and Colombia.

Llanos grasslands | The Nature Conservancy


The Llanos, located in the Orinoco River Basin that runs between Colombia and ... In fact, at least 62 of the bird species reported for Orinoco region are ...

The Orinoco is one of the longest rivers in South America at 2,140 kilometres ( 1,330 mi). Its drainage basin, sometimes called the Orinoquia, covers 880,000 ... More »
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Orinoco River | river, South America | Britannica.com


Major river of South America that flows in a giant arc for some 1700 miles (2740 km) from its source in the Guiana Highlands to its mouth on the Atlantic Ocean.

Orinoco River Basin, South America | WWF


Orinoco River Basin, South America. ... the Orinoco River flows through impenetrable rainforest, flooded forests, vast grasslands and a wide ... Facts & Figures.

Orinoco River - New World Encyclopedia


Mar 3, 2015 ... The Orinoco River region is home to over one thousand species of .... to the fact that without their experience, Venezuela's inefficient state oil ...