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simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/River

A river usually ends by flowing into an ocean, a lake or a bigger river. The place where the river flows out into a bigger ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/River

A river is a natural flowing watercourse, usually freshwater, flowing towards an ocean, sea, lake or another river. In some cases a river flows into the ground and becomes dry at the end of its course without reaching another body of water. Small rivers can be referred to using names such as stream, creek, brook, ... Rivers are part of the hydrological cycle.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/River_source

The source or headwaters of a river or stream is the furthest place in that river or stream from its ... Most rivers have numerous tributaries and change names often; it is customary to regard the longest tributary or ... U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Missouri River, Length: 2,540 miles ( 4,090 km), ...

www.cangeoeducation.ca/resources/learning_centre/classroom_activities/river_system.asp

Every river is part of a larger system—a watershed, which is the land drained by a river and its tributaries. Rivers are large natural streams of water flowing in ...

www.louisiana101.com/ideas-natL_geo_rivers.doc

Every river is part of a larger system-a watershed, which is the land drained by a river and its ... Help students define "pollutants" and name different pollutants.

www.macmillandictionary.com/us/thesaurus-category/american/parts-of-lakes-rivers-and-streams

Comprehensive list of synonyms for parts of lakes rivers and streams, by Macmillan Dictionary and Thesaurus.

www.enchantedlearning.com/geography/rivers/glossary.shtml

Banks are the sides of a river or stream between which the water normally flows. ... Deltas are often triangular-shaped, hence the name (the Greek letter 'delta' is ...

www.claseshistoria.com/bilingue/1eso/relief/contiental-water-rivers-parts.html

17 Jul 2017 ... Middle course. The slope is smaller. The waters descend more slowly, carrying the eroded materials. The river can form meanders adapting ...

www.nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/river

Mar 14, 2011 ... Together, a river and its tributaries make up a river system. A river system is also ... The deepest part of a river bed is called a channel. The channel is usually .... The name Amazon was later given to the river. For much of its ...