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The Amazon River, usually abbreviated to Amazon in South America is the largest river by ..... A variety of methods were used to compare the lengths of the Mantaro river vs. the Apurímac river from their most distant source points to their ...

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Jun 22, 2016 ... Another important use of the Amazon river is that it can be used to generate electrical power, which provides an improved standard of living for ...

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The Amazon River and its tributaries are important for local agriculture, for transportation and as a source of hydroelectric power. Unfortunately, the Amazon's ...

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People use the Amazon River for water, food, travel and scientific discovery. In fact, the Amazon River alone adds 20 percent of freshwater into the ocean and is  ...

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This article describes the Nile River, its facts and figures, and its past and ... along the Amazon in ancient times used the river for agriculture and transportation.

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May 25, 2017 ... Amazon River: the greatest river of South America and the largest drainage system in the world in terms of the volume of its flow and the area of ...

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the amazon river does not flow with a swift current .And there are not many waterfalls and rapids in its path ... South America Amazon river is in amzon rain forest.

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The Amazon River. Coming a close second after the Nile as the world's longest river, the Amazon River sets the record in terms of the sheer volume of water that  ...

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Jul 31, 2012 ... The river also provides services for city dwellers by fertilizing the surrounding soils every ... Why is the Amazon River important to local people ...

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The Amazon River of South America is the world's largest river and the ... by Europeans who used the Amazon to traverse the formidable environment, the vast ...