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The Amazon River in South America is the largest river by discharge of water in the world, and the second in length. The headwaters of the Apurímac River on ...

The Amazon River - MBarron.net

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Some facts and information about the Amazon River in South America.

Amazon River | Facts, History, Animals, & Map | Britannica.com

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Nov 4, 2014 ... Amazon River, Portuguese Rio Amazonas, Spanish Río Amazonas, also called Río Marañón and Rio Solimões, Amazon River [Credit: ...

Rivers of Life: River Profile - The Amazon

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The Amazon River is the second longest river in the world, and the largest in terms of the size of its watershed, the number of tributaries, and the volume of water ...

Amazon (river) Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com ...

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Make research projects and school reports about Amazon (river) easy with credible articles from our FREE, online encyclopedia and dictionary.

An extensive reef system at the Amazon River mouth | Science ...

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Apr 22, 2016 ... An extensive reef system at the Amazon River mouth. Rodrigo L. Moura,,; Gilberto M. Amado-Filho,; Fernando C. Moraes,,; Poliana S. Brasileiro ...

Amazon Basin Facts - National Zoo| FONZ

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The Amazon River, according to many accounts, was named by Spanish explorer Fransisco de Orellana in 1541. Geologically, the Amazon River and basin are ...

The Amazon River VIDEO : Earth Wonders : TravelChannel.com

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While not the Earth's longest river, the Amazon is the largest in volume.

Amazon River: Massive coral reef discovered - CNN.com

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Apr 26, 2016 ... The Amazon River, known for an array of wonders from pink dolphins to flesh- eating piranhas, has a new treasure for scientists.

Reef Larger Than Delaware Found At The Mouth Of The Amazon ...

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Apr 23, 2016 ... Scientists say they have discovered a massive reef stretching for more than 600 miles at the mouth of the Amazon River in South America.

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Amazon River | Greatest River - Extreme Science

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The Amazon is the greatest river in the world by so many measures; the volume of water it carries to the sea (approximately 20% of all the freshwater discharge ...

Amazon River Facts for Kids - Interesting Facts about the Amazon ...

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Learn about where the Amazon River is located, how long it is, the wildlife that it supports and more. Enjoy our range of interesting facts about the Amazon River.

The Amazon River | WWF

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As the seasons change, so does the river. During the dry season, the width of the Amazon River can be 4 km to 5 km in places – and in the wet season, this can ...