Rivers and Streams
The Amazon River is the longest river in the world! It provides travel, nutrients and minerals across northern Brazil, and is also a home a wide diversity of freshwater organisms.
Bow River runs off the glacial Lake Louise in northern Alberta, Canada. This river through all its twists and turns connects Lake Louise to the ocean. Try following the river's path.
Flowing out of Burnaby Lake, joining the Fraser River into Salish Sea
Water shed that supplies Vancouver with 1/3 of its fresh drinking water!
Where the river meet the Burrard Inlet
The Mighty Fraser River!!!
|Kennedy River meets the Ocean||AISHA BALINT|
Some lakes are land locked, and not connected to a major river or stream. These lakes are still connected to the ocean however, through the water cycle!
It's one of longest rivers in Hong Kong. The river starts from the tallest mountain of Hong Kong, flows through a little district called Shatin and finally reach the sea where sea turtles and coral communities live! People do recreational activities such as running, joggling and cycling there! However, litters could be found nearby.
|St. Lawrence River Canada||Sarah|
|The Nile River||
The Nile River was vital for the Ancient Egyptian civilization. Many civilizations were founded along coast lines or along rivers in order to have access to transportation, water and food.
Kalamalka Lake is a glacial lake. The main inflow is from wood lake. The lake drained by Vernon creek at the north end, then passes through the city of Vernon and flows into Okanagan Lake. Then it flows into the Okanagan river, then into the the Columbia river, and then into the Pacific ocean.
|Where Fraser River meets the Salish Sea||VeeVee|