Canoeing Locations Derwent Water. Keswick, Penrith, Buttermere. Semerwater. Hawes. Ripon to Boroughbridge. Harrogate, York. Boroughbridge to Linton-on-Ouse. Harrogate, York. Ullswater. Penrith, Keswick, Ambleside. Linton to York. Harrogate, York. Windermere. Kendal, Ambleside, Grange-over-Sands. Coniston Water. Can you kayak in Yorkshire? Canoeing and Kayaking in Yorkshire Yorkshire has some excellent rivers andRead More →

Where Do Leeches Live? Of the 700 different leech species, the majority live in freshwater environments like ponds and lakes. They settle in the murky mud and debris at the bottom of the water to find food and hide from predators. Do leeches live in running water? Leeches are annelidsRead More →

The Mahanadi River does not make an estuary. The most important estuary in India is made by the Hooghly River. Does Narmada form Delta? It is one of the rivers in India that flows in a rift valley, bordered by the Satpura and Vindhya ranges. As a rift valley river,Read More →

The word downstream (which is one word instead of being two words; down stream) mainly means the direction that the water in a river flows. Downhill, towards the sea, or nearer to the mouth of the stream (where the river ends). It can also be known as downriver. How doRead More →

Explanation: Snow fed rivers like Indus, Ganga, etc come from the Himalayas from the frozen glaciars which when flow downwards towards these states are exposed to the sun and undergo melting process and change their state from to liquid. Which is the rain fed river? Although, India has many rain-fedRead More →

Two Rivers Mall It is the biggest mall in Kenya and located a little outside the city but it is accessible. How much did it cost to build Garden City mall? The owner of Nairobi’s biggest shopping mall, Garden City, has opened a court battle with a Chinese firm itRead More →

The mountain range formed at the northern edges of the Cimmerian Plate during its collision, in the Late Triassic, with Siberia, which resulted in the closing of the Paleo-Tethys Ocean. The range has very few roads and in its 3,000 km length is crossed by only two. What river startsRead More →

The names of the rivers which drain the velds are: The rainy season in the velds is from November to February. The major occupation of the people of the South African grasslands is Sheep Rearing. Where are velds found? Veld (/vɛlt/ or /fɛlt/), also spelled veldt, is a type ofRead More →

Most of the course of the Amazon River is not suitable for navigation. Why most of rivers in Africa are not navigable? Rivers are cheap means of transport, compared to roads and railway. But most rivers in Africa are not navigable due to water falls, weeds and being seasonal. WhyRead More →

Rivers carry water and nutrients to areas all around the earth. They play a very important part in the water cycle, acting as drainage channels for surface water. Rivers drain nearly 75% of the earth’s land surface. Rivers provide excellent habitat and food for many of the earth’s organisms. WhyRead More →