Seine River

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The Seine <<sen>> River and its branches type the chief business waterway of France. The Seine flows about 480 miles (770 kilometers) from close to Dijon, via Paris, to the English Channel. In Paris, the river is a serious vacationer attraction. Boats take sightseers beneath greater …

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Saint Lawrence Seaway

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The Saint Lawrence Seaway is a vital waterway in Canada and the USA. It’s shaped by the Saint Lawrence River and a number of other lakes and canals. Ships use the seaway to sail between the Atlantic Ocean and the Nice Lakes. They …

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River

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A river is a big physique of water that flows over land. It flows in an extended channel, or passageway. Rainfall supplies a lot of the water for rivers. Rivers additionally get their water from melting snow and ice, a spring, or …

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Rio Grande

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Rio Grande <<REE oh GRAND>> is likely one of the longest rivers in North America. It flows via the Southwestern United States. Early Spanish explorers gave the river its identify. Rio Grande means “giant river.” Mexicans name the river Rio Bravo, which suggests “daring river,” or Rio Bravo del …

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Rhine River

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The Rhine River <<ryn RIHV uhr>> is likely one of the world’s busiest waterways. It’s also crucial inland waterway in Europe. The Rhine flows from the Alps to the North Sea. The Alps are the most important mountain system in Europe. Many port cities stand on …

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Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park

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Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park is a park on the island of Palawan <<pah LAH wahn>> within the Philippines. It options one of many world’s longest underground rivers. The river winds by way of a limestone cave earlier than flowing right into a lagoon …

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Orinoco River

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The Orinoco <<ohr uh NOH koh>> River is the longest river in Venezuela. It’s 1,284 miles (2,066 kilometers) lengthy. The Orinoco has two recognized sources. Each sources are within the Parima highlands in Venezuela, close to the border of Brazil. The river flows northwest to Colombia. It then …

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Ohio River

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The Ohio River is a vital river in america. It’s the second busiest river for delivery in the USA. Solely the Mississippi River has extra delivery. Coal makes up about half of all of the gadgets shipped on the Ohio. Farm merchandise, chemical …

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Nile River

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The Nile River is the longest river on the planet. It flows via Africa for four,one hundred sixty miles (6,695 kilometers). It flows north into the Mediterranean Sea from close to the equator <<ih KWAY tuhr>>. The equator is an imaginary line across the center …

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Niger River

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The Niger <<NY juhr>> River is the third longest river in Africa. Solely the Nile River and Congo River are longer. The Niger is about 2,600 miles (four,one hundred eighty kilometers) lengthy. The Niger River begins in Guinea, close to the border of Sierra Leone. It …

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