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Coast / Coast

#1 Beach Heat: Miami

Beach Heat: Miami is an American dramedy television series set in Miami Beach, Florida . The show is fashioned after Baywatch and showcases the professional and personal lives of a motley crew of lifeguards. The show was shot exclusively in South Florida and lasted two seasons, with entirely differe

#2 Eastbourne

Eastbourne ( / ˈ iː s t b ɔːr n / ( listen ) ) is a town and seaside resort in East Sussex , on the south coast of England, 19 miles (31   km) east of Brighton and 54 miles (87   km) south of London . Eastbourne is immediately east of Beachy Head , the highest chalk sea cliff in Great Britain and pa

#3 Walmer

Walmer is a town in the district of Dover, Kent , in England. Located on the coast, the parish of Walmer is six miles (9.7   km) south-east of Sandwich, Kent . Largely residential, its coastline and castle attract many visitors. It has a population of 6,693 (2001), increasing to 8,178 at the 2011 Ce

#4 Sebastian Inlet State Park

Sebastian Inlet State Park is a Florida state park located 10 miles south of Melbourne Beach and 6 miles north of Vero Beach in Florida . The park lies on both sides of the Sebastian Inlet , which forms the boundary between Brevard and Indian River counties. The land for the park was acquired by the

#5 Raglan, New Zealand

Raglan is a small beachside town located 48   km west of Hamilton, New Zealand on State Highway 23 . It is known for its surfing, and volcanic black sand beaches. Bow St in 1911 – of these buildings, only those on the far left (Harbour View Hotel) and right (skate shop and ULO) remain, plus the buil

#6 Comox, British Columbia

Comox ( English: / ˈ k oʊ m oʊ k s / ) [2] is a town on the southern coast of the Comox Peninsula in the Strait of Georgia on the eastern coast of Vancouver Island , British Columbia . [3] Thousands of years ago, the warm dry summers, mild winters, fertile soil, and abundant sea life attracted First

#7 Gibraltar

Gibraltar ( / dʒ ɪ ˈ b r ɔː l t ər / jih- BRAWL -tər , Spanish:   [xiβɾalˈtaɾ] ), is a British Overseas Territory and city [6] located at the southern tip of the Iberian Peninsula . [7] [8] [lower-alpha 1] It has an area of 6.7   km 2 (2.6   sq   mi) and is bordered to the north by Spain . The lands

#8 Himara

Himara (indefinite Albanian form : Himarë ; Greek : Χειμάρρα , Himarra or Χιμάρα, Himara ) is a municipality and region in Vlorë County , southern Albania . The municipality has a total area of 571.94   km 2 (220.83   sq   mi) and consists of the administrative units of Himarë, Horë-Vranisht and Luk

#9 Kola Peninsula

The Kola Peninsula ( Russian : Ко́льский полуо́стров , Kolsky poluostrov ; Kildin Sami : Куэлнэгк нёа̄ррк ) is a peninsula in the extreme northwest of Russia , and one of the largest peninsulas of Europe . Constituting the bulk of the territory of Murmansk Oblast , it lies almost completely inside t

#10 Izu Peninsula

The Izu peninsula ( 伊豆半島 , Izu-hantō ) is a large mountainous peninsula with a deeply indented coastline to the west of Tokyo on the Pacific coast of the island of Honshū , Japan . Formerly known as Izu Province , Izu peninsula is now a part of Shizuoka Prefecture . The peninsula has an area of 1,42

#11 Island Beach State Park

Island Beach State Park is a New Jersey state park located just south of Seaside Park on the Barnegat Peninsula in Berkeley Township , Ocean County , New Jersey , United States. The park is operated and maintained by the New Jersey Division of Parks and Forestry . Most of the park encompasses the fo

#12 Gold Sands Beach

Gold Sands Beach is located in the southern tip of the Shandong Peninsula of sea shore in Phoenix island Huangdao District of Qingdao . It is near Yellow Sea in the south. Its shape is like the crescent. Gold Sands Beach is more than 3500 metres long and 300 metres wide. Because that the water is cl

#13 Lake Worth Beach, Florida

Lake Worth Beach, previously named Lake Worth, is a city in east-central Palm Beach County, Florida , United States, located about 64 miles (103   km) north of Miami . The city's name is derived from the body of water along its eastern border known as the Lake Worth Lagoon , which was named for Gene

#14 Hoylake

Hoylake is a seaside town in the Metropolitan Borough of Wirral , Merseyside , England. It is at the north west of the Wirral Peninsula , near West Kirby and where the River Dee meets the Irish Sea . [2] Historically part of Cheshire , the Domesday Book of 1086 recorded it within the Hundred of Wila

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Island / Island

#1 Monemvasia

Monemvasia ( Greek : Μονεμβασιά, Μονεμβασία , or Μονεμβάσια ) is a town and municipality in Laconia , Greece . The town is located on a small island off the east coast of the Peloponnese , surrounded by the Myrtoan Sea . The island is connected to the mainland by a short causeway 200 metres (660   f

#2 Gretagrund

Gretagrund (or Greta-Grund ) is a shoal located a few km southeast of Ruhnu island in the Gulf of Riga , Estonia . Shallow in Estonia Gretagrund Gretagrund (Baltic Sea) Geography Location Gulf of Riga Coordinates 57°44′30″N 23°18′00″E Administration Estonia County Saare County Municipality Ruhnu Par

#3 Aba Island

Aba Island is an island on the White Nile to the south of Khartoum , Sudan . It is the original home of the Mahdi in Sudan and the spiritual base of the Umma Party . White Nile island south of Khartoum, Sudan For other uses, see Aba (disambiguation) . Aba The Old Mosque of Aba Island Geography Locat

#4 Astove Atoll

Astove Atoll is a large atoll, part of the Aldabra Group , lying in the Outer Islands of Seychelles , with a distance of 1,041   km (647   mi) southwest of the capital, Victoria , on Mahé Island. Island in the Outer Islands of Seychelles Astove Atoll Astove Atoll Location of Astove Atoll in Seychell

#5 Manhattan

Manhattan ( / m æ n ˈ h æ t ən , m ə n -/ ), known regionally as The City , [1] is the most densely populated and geographically smallest of the five boroughs of New York City . It is the urban core of the New York metropolitan area , and coextensive with New York County , one of the original counti

#6 Ko Kra

Ko Kra ( Thai : เกาะกระ , pronounced [kɔ̀ʔ kràʔ] ) is a group of small rocky islets in the southern area of the Gulf of Thailand . It is under the administration of Nakhon Si Thammarat Province of Thailand . Ko Kra Native name: เกาะกระ Ko Kra Show map of Thailand Ko Kra Show map of South China Sea G

#7 Chacachacare

Chacachacare is an island in the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago , located at 10° 41' north latitude and 61° 45' west longitude . The island is 360 hectares (900 acres) in area. This article uses bare URLs , which are uninformative and vulnerable to link rot . ( September 2022 ) Chacachacare Chacach

#8 Inishmurray

Inishmurray ( Irish : Inis Muireadheach , meaning ' Muireadheach's island ' [1] or Irish : Inis Muirígh ) [2] [3] [4] is an uninhabited island situated 7   km (4   mi) off the coast of County Sligo , Ireland . Island off the coast of County Sligo, Ireland Inishmurray Early Medieval Ecclesiastical Si

#9 Beef Island

Beef Island is an island in the British Virgin Islands . It is located to the east of Tortola , and the two islands are connected by the Queen Elizabeth Bridge . Beef Island is the site of the Terrance B. Lettsome International Airport (IATA code EIS), the main commercial airport that serves Tortola

#10 Lisianski Island

Lisianski Island ( Hawaiian : Papa‘āpoho ) is one of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands , with a land area of 384.425 acres (155.571   ha) and a maximum elevation of 40 feet (12   m) above sea level. It is a low, flat sand and coral island about 905 nautical miles (1,041   mi; 1,676   km) northwest o

#11 King Island (Alaska)

King Island ( Inupiaq : Ugiuvak ; Russian : Остров Кинг ) (King's Island in early US sources) is an island in the Bering Sea , west of Alaska. It is about 40 miles (64   km) west of Cape Douglas and is south of Wales, Alaska . Location in Alaska

#12 Giannutri

Giannutri ( Italian pronunciation:   [dʒanˈnuːtri] ) is a small island in the Tyrrhenian Sea off the coast of Tuscany , Italy ; it is the southernmost island of the Tuscan Archipelago and it is a frazione of the comune of Isola del Giglio in the Province of Grosseto . Giannutri Giannutri island from

#13 Great Bakkungaan Island

Great Bakkungaan Island [1] (also called Bakungan Island ) is a small tropical island surrounded by the Sulu Sea in the province of Tawi-Tawi , Philippines . The island is the one of the seven Philippine Turtle Islands . Great Bakkungaan Island Great Bakkungaan Island Geography Location Sulu Sea Coo

#14 Ko Phra Thong

Ko Phra Thong ( Thai : เกาะพระทอง , pronounced [kɔ̀ʔ pʰráʔ tʰɔːŋ] ) is an island in Khura Buri District , Phang Nga Province , southern Thailand on the Andaman Sea . It has an area of 88 square kilometres (34   sq   mi) and is separated from the mainland by a seven-metre-deep (23   ft) canal. The ne

#15 Natholmen

Natholmen is a 0.22 km 2 (22 ha, 54.3 acres) island in Sandefjord, Norway . It is an inhabited island that is home to Knattholmen Campground (Knattholmen leirsted), which is the oldest campground in Norway. [1] [2] [3] The island was only accessible by boat until a bridge was installed in 1920 conne

#16 Wrangel Island

Wrangel Island ( Russian : О́стров Вра́нгеля , tr. Ostrov Vrangelya , IPA:   [ˈostrəf ˈvrangʲɪlʲə] ; Chukot : Умӄиԓир , romanized:   Umqiḷir ) is an island of the Chukotka Autonomous Okrug , Russia . It is the 91st largest island in the world and roughly the size of Crete . Located in the Arctic Oce

#17 Zakynthos

Zakynthos (also spelled Zakinthos ; Greek : Ζάκυνθος , romanized :   Zákynthos [ˈzacinθos] ( listen ) ; Italian : Zacinto [dzaˈtʃinto] ) or Zante ( / ˈ z æ n t i / , US also / ˈ z ɑː n t eɪ / , [1] [2] Italian:   [ˈdzante] ; Greek : Τζάντε , romanized :   Tzánte [ˈdza(n)de] ; from the Venetian form)

#18 Nukulaelae

Nukulaelae is an atoll that is part of the nation of Tuvalu , [1] and it has a population of 300 (2017 census). The largest settlement is Pepesala on Fangaua islet with a population of 300 people (2017 Census). [2] It has the form of an oval and consists of at least 15 islets. [3] The inhabited isle

#19 Rukwanzi Island

Rukwanzi Island is a disputed island in the southern portion of Lake Albert in Central Africa . It is home to approximately 1000 fishermen. [3] Rukwanzi Island Disputed island Geography Location Southwest Lake Albert in Central Africa Coordinates 1°12′37″N 30°29′29″E [2] Total islands 1 Administered

#20 Futuna (Wallis and Futuna)

Futuna ( / f uː ˈ t uː n ə / ; French:   [] ) is an island in the Pacific Ocean occupying area of 80   km 2 (30   sq   mi) with a population of 10,912. It belongs to the French overseas collectivity ( collectivité d'outre-mer , or COM ) of Wallis and Futuna . It is one of the Hoorn Islands o

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Mountains / Mountains

#1 Whitehorn Mountain (British Columbia)

Whitehorn Mountain is a 3,399-metre (11,152   ft) peak located in eastern British Columbia , Canada near the Alberta border. It is one of British Columbia's 102 ultra prominent peaks . Whitehorn Mountain Whitehorn Mountain reflected in Kinney Lake Highest   point Elevation 3,399   m (11,152   ft) [1

#2 Mayon

Mayon ( Central Bikol : Bulkan Mayon ; Tagalog : Bulkang Mayon , IPA:   [mɐjɔn] ), also known as Mount Mayon and Mayon Volcano ( Spanish : Monte Mayón, Volcán Mayón ), [4] is an active stratovolcano in the province of Albay in Bicol Region , on the island of Luzon in the Philippines . A popular tour

#3 Piz Bernina

Piz Bernina ( Romansh , Italian : Pizzo Bernina , Italian pronunciation:   [ˈpittso berˈniːna] ) is the highest mountain in the Eastern Alps , the highest point of the Bernina Range , and the highest peak in the Rhaetian Alps . [3] It rises 4,048.6   m (13,283   ft) and is located south of Pontresin

#4 Mount Didgori

Mount Didgori ( Georgian : დიდგორი ), 1647 m, is situated some 40   km west of Georgia ’s capital Tbilisi in the eastern part of the Trialeti Range , which is part of the Lesser Caucasus . It was a site of the celebrated victory won by the Georgian king David IV over the Seljuk armies on August 12,

#5 Mount Hutt

Mount Hutt ( Māori : Opuke ) rises to the west of the Canterbury Plains in the South Island of New Zealand, above the braided upper reaches of the Rakaia River , [1] and 80 kilometres west of Christchurch . Its summit is 2190 metres above sea level. Ski field in the South Island of New Zealand This

#6 Ring of Fire

The Ring of Fire (also known as the Pacific Ring of Fire , the Rim of Fire , the Girdle of Fire or the Circum-Pacific belt ) is a region around much of the rim of the Pacific Ocean where many volcanic eruptions and earthquakes occur. The Ring of Fire is a horseshoe-shaped belt about 40,000   km (25,

#7 Woolly Tops Mountain

Woolly Tops Mountain is a mountain in the Great Smoky Mountains in Sevier County, Tennessee . It has an elevation of 5,482 feet (1,671   m) , and is located in the eastern half of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park . Mountain in Tennessee, United States Woolly Tops Mountain Highest   point Elev

#8 Mount Julius Caesar

Mount Julius Caesar is a 13,213-foot-elevation (4,027 meter) mountain summit located on the crest of the Sierra Nevada mountain range in northern California , United States. [1] It is situated in the John Muir Wilderness on the boundary that Sierra National Forest shares with Inyo National Forest ,

#9 Loess Hills

The Loess Hills are a formation of wind-deposited loess soil in the westernmost parts of Iowa and Missouri , and the easternmost parts of Nebraska and Kansas , along the Missouri River . Hills of the United States Loess Hills Loess Hills east of Mondamin, Iowa . Location Western Iowa and Missouri ,

#10 Fukutoku-Okanoba

Fukutoku-Okanoba ( 福徳岡ノ場 ) is a submarine volcano that is part of the Volcano Islands in the Bonin Islands of Japan . It is located five kilometers (3.1   mi) northeast of the island of South Iwo Jima . Submarine volcano in Bonin Islands, Japan Fukutoku-Okanoba The eruption smoke rises, and the foun

#11 Doubletop Mountain (Maine)

Doubletop Mountain is a mountain located in Piscataquis County , Maine , in Baxter State Park . According to Fannie Hardy Eckstorm , the mountain's Indigenous name was Psinskihegan-I-Outop. Psinskihegan means notch and I-Outop means head. in 1828 in the Survey of Maine, Moses Greenleaf called the mo

#12 North Twin Peak

North Twin (Peak) is one of the two main peaks that comprise The Twins massif located at the northeast corner of the Columbia Icefield in Jasper National Park , Alberta , Canada. The other lower peak is named South Twin (3,566 m). North Twin is the third-highest peak in the Canadian Rockies , after

#13 Payer Peak

Payer Peak , ( Danish : Payer Tinde [3] or Payers Fjeld ) [2] is a mountain in King Christian X Land , Northeast Greenland . Administratively it is part of the Northeast Greenland National Park zone. For the mountain in Russia, see Mount Payer . Payer Peak Payer Tinde , Payers Fjeld Payer Peak Suess

#14 Großer Möseler

The Große Möseler ( Italian : Grande Mèsule ), also called the Mösele , is a mountain, 3,480   m   (AA) , and thus the second highest peak in the Zillertal Alps after the Hochfeiler (3,509   m). It lies on the Zillertal main ridge which forms the border here between the Austrian state of Tyrol and t

#15 Dunantspitze

The Dunantspitze [2] (German for "Peak Dunant", [1] 4,632   m), formerly called Ostspitze ("Eastern Peak"), is a peak of the Monte Rosa Massif in the Pennine Alps in Switzerland . It is the second highest peak of the massif, after the Dufourspitze (4,634   m) and the second highest summit in Switzer

#16 Orlov krš

Orlov krš ( Serbian Cyrillic : Орлов крш , meaning Eagle's Rock in English ) is a mountain in Cetinje, Montenegro . Mountain in Cetinje, Montenegro Orlov krš Serbian Cyrillic : Орлов крш Orlov krš Location in Montenegro Highest   point Elevation 711   m (2,333   ft) [1] Coordinates 42°23′10″N 18°55′

#17 Mount Jefferson (Oregon)

Mount Jefferson is a stratovolcano in the Cascade Volcanic Arc , part of the Cascade Range in the U.S. state of Oregon . The second highest mountain in Oregon , it is situated within Linn County , Jefferson County , and Marion County and forms part of the Mount Jefferson Wilderness . Due to the rugg

#18 Mission Point (California)

Mission Point , better known as "Mission Peak" to locals, is a spur of Oat Mountain in Los Angeles County , Southern California . At 2,771 feet (845   m) high, it is the second highest peak of the Santa Susana Mountains after Oat Mountain. Mountain in United States of America Mission Point Mission P

#19 Bomber Mountain

Bomber Mountain is the crest of a ridge line within the Bighorn Mountains of the U.S. State of Wyoming . It borders the south side of Cloud Peak , the tallest peak in the range. It is about 23 miles (37   km) west of Buffalo . A military aviation accident that occurred upon the mountain in 1943 led

#20 Sinjar Mountains

The Sinjar Mountains [1] [2] ( Kurdish : چیایێ شنگالێ ,Çiyayê Şingalê , Arabic : جبل سنجار Jabal Sinjār , Syriac : ܛܘܪܐ ܕܫܝܓܪ , romanized :   Ṭura d'Shingar , [3] ) are a 100-kilometre-long (62   mi) mountain range that runs east to west, rising above the surrounding alluvial steppe plains in northw

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Reservoir / Reservoir

#1 Eau Claire Dam

Eau Claire Dam is a dam in Eau Claire County , Wisconsin , United States . WPA dam in northwestern Wisconsin This article uses bare URLs , which are uninformative and vulnerable to link rot . ( August 2022 ) The concrete gravity dam was dedicated on August 12, 1937, as the result of the largest Depr

#2 North Pine Dam

The North Pine Dam is a mass concrete gravity dam with earth-fill embankments on abutments with a gated spillway across the North Pine River that is located in the South East region of Queensland , Australia . The main purpose of the dam is for supply of potable water for the Moreton Bay region and

#3 Buffalo Bill Dam

Buffalo Bill Dam is a concrete arch-gravity dam on the Shoshone River in the U.S. state of Wyoming . It is named after the famous Wild West figure William "Buffalo Bill" Cody , who founded the nearby town of Cody and owned much of the land now covered by the reservoir formed by its construction. The

#4 Dorney Lake

Dorney Lake (also known as Eton College Rowing Centre , and as Eton Dorney as a 2012 Summer Olympics venue) is a purpose-built rowing lake in England . It is near the village of Dorney , Buckinghamshire , and is around 3   km (2 miles) west of Windsor and Eton , close to the River Thames . Body of w

#5 Lake Alice (Wyoming)

The 3 miles (4.8   km) long, 7,745 feet (2,361   m) elevation, 230-acre (93   ha), and 200 feet (61   m) max depth Lake Alice is the largest natural lake found in the western portion of the Bridger-Teton National Forest in the state of Wyoming . It is a unique lake that was created thousands of year

#6 Saint Petersburg Dam

The Saint Petersburg Flood Prevention Facility Complex [1] ( Russian : Ко́мплекс защи́тных сооруже́ний Санкт-Петербу́рга от наводне́ний , tr. kómpleks zashchítnykh sooruzhéniy Sankt-Peterbúrga ot navodnéniy ), unofficially the Saint Petersburg Dam , is a 25   km (16   mi) long complex of dams for fl

#7 Fall River Lake

Fall River Lake is a reservoir in Greenwood County , Kansas , United States. Fall River Lake Fall River Lake Show map of Kansas Fall River Lake Show map of the United States KDOT map of Greenwood County ( legend ) Location Greenwood County, Kansas Coordinates 37°39′53″N 96°05′12″W [1] Type Reservoir

#8 Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam

The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam ( GERD or TaIHiGe ; Amharic : ታላቁ የኢትዮጵያ ሕዳሴ ግድብ , romanized :   Tālāqu ye-Ītyōppyā Hidāsē Gidib , Oromo : Hidha Haaromsaa Guddicha Itoophiyaa [6] ), formerly known as the Millennium Dam and sometimes referred to as Hidase Dam ( Amharic : ሕዳሴ ግድብ , romanized :   H

#9 Blausteinsee

The Blausteinsee Leisure and Recreation Area is an artificial lake north of the Eschweiler municipality in the Aachen district of North Rhine-Westphalia , Germany . [1] Its area is around 100 hectares and depth is 46m. It was created during the regeneration of the Zukunft opencast coal mine in the R

#10 Lake Erie

Lake Erie ( / ˈ ɪər i / "eerie") is the fourth largest lake (by surface area) of the five Great Lakes in North America and the eleventh-largest globally. [6] [10] It is the southernmost, shallowest, and smallest by volume of the Great Lakes [11] [12] and therefore also has the shortest average water

#11 Karuma Hydroelectric Power Station

The Karuma Hydroelectric Power Station is a 600   MW hydroelectric power project under construction in Uganda . When completed, it will be the largest power-generating installation in the country. [4] Power plant in Karuma Falls, Uganda Dam in Karuma Falls Karuma Hydro Power Station Map of Uganda sh

#12 Wickiup Reservoir

Wickiup Reservoir is the second-largest reservoir in the U.S. state of Oregon . It is located 60 miles (97   km) southwest of Bend , and is the largest of the Cascade Lakes . [3] Wickiup Reservoir is close to the Twin Lakes , Davis Lake , Crane Prairie Reservoir , Cultus Lake , and Little Cultus Lak

#13 Tellico Dam

Tellico Dam is a dam built by the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) in Loudon County, Tennessee , on the Little Tennessee River as part of the Tellico Project . Planning for a dam structure on the Little Tennessee was reported as early as 1936 but was dismissed until 1942 for official development. Un

#14 Hindmarsh Valley Reservoir

Hindmarsh Valley Reservoir is a reservoir in the Australian state of South Australia located in the gazetted locality of Hindmarsh Valley about 11 kilometres (7   mi) north of the municipal seat in Victor Harbor . [7] Dam in Hindmarsh Valley Hindmarsh Valley Reservoir Wall at Hindmarsh Valley Reserv

#15 Glen Canyon Dam

Glen Canyon Dam is a concrete arch-gravity dam on the Colorado River in northern Arizona , United States , near the town of Page . The 710-foot (220   m) high dam was built by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (USBR) from 1956 to 1966 and forms Lake Powell , one of the largest man-made reservoirs in th

#16 Lake St. Clair

Lake St. Clair ( French : Lac Sainte-Claire ) is a freshwater lake that lies between the Canadian province of Ontario and the U.S. state of Michigan . It was named in 1679 by French Catholic explorers after Saint Clare of Assisi , on whose feast day they first saw the lake. Lake bordering Ontario, C

#17 Caspian Sea

The Caspian Sea is the world's largest inland body of water , often described as the world's largest lake or a full-fledged sea. [2] [3] [4] An endorheic basin , it lies between Europe and Asia; east of the Caucasus , west of the broad steppe of Central Asia , south of the fertile plains of Southern

#18 Lake Hopatcong

Lake Hopatcong is the largest freshwater body in New Jersey , United States, about 4 square miles (10   km 2 ) in area. Located 30 miles (48   km) from the Delaware River and 40 miles (64   km) from Manhattan, New York City , the lake forms part of the border between Sussex and Morris counties in th

#19 Tapajós hydroelectric complex

The Tapajós hydroelectric complex ( Portuguese : Complexo Hidrelétrico de Tapajós ) is a proposed complex of hydroelectric dams on the Tapajós and Jamanxim rivers in the state of Pará , Brazil. The Tapajós dams would contain locks, thus converting the river into a navigable waterway. A "platform" mo

#20 Hula Valley

The Hula Valley ( Hebrew : עמק החולה , translit. Emek Ha-Ḥula ; also transliterated as Huleh Valley , Arabic : سهل الحولة ) is an agricultural region in northern Israel with abundant fresh water, which used to be Lake Hula , prior to its draining. It is a major stopover for birds migrating along the

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River / River

#1 Rio Puerco (Rio Grande tributary)

The Rio Puerco is a tributary of the Rio Grande in the U.S. state of New Mexico . From its source on the west side of the Nacimiento Mountains , it flows about 230 miles (370   km) , [3] generally south to join the Rio Grande about 20 miles (32   km) south of Belen and about 50 miles (80   km) south

#2 Salmon River (Idaho)

The Salmon River , also known as " The River of No Return ", is a river located in the U.S. state of Idaho in the western United States . It   flows for 425 miles (685   km) through central Idaho, draining a rugged, thinly populated watershed of 14,000 square miles (36,000   km 2 ) . The   river dro

#3 Eye Water

Eye Water is a river in the Scottish Borders , it flows in a general southeasterly direction from its source in the Lammermuir Hills to its estuary at Eyemouth on the east coast of Scotland , having a length of approximately 35 kilometres (22   mi) . [1] The Eye Water at Reston, flowing under the br

#4 Honeoye Creek

Honeoye Creek ( / ˈ h ʌ n i ɔɪ / HUN -ee-oy ) [3] is a tributary of the Genesee River in western New York in the United States . The name Honeoye is from the Seneca word ha-ne-a-yah , which translates to "lying finger", or "where the finger lies". The name refers to the local story of a Native Ameri

#5 Adobe Creek (Santa Clara County)

Adobe Creek , historically San Antonio Creek , is a 14.2-mile-long (22.9   km) [5] northward-flowing stream originating on Black Mountain in the Santa Cruz Mountains . It courses through the cities of Los Altos Hills , Los Altos , and Palo Alto on its way to the Palo Alto Flood Basin and thence to s

#6 River Wey

The River Wey is a tributary of the River Thames in south east England . Its two branches, one of which rises near Alton in Hampshire and the other in West Sussex to the south of Haslemere , [n 1] join at Tilford in Surrey . Once combined the flow is eastwards then northwards via Godalming and Guild

#7 River Laune

The River Laune ( / l aʊ n / ; Irish : An Leamhain ) is a river in County Kerry , Ireland , which flows from Lough Leane (sometimes written as Lough Lein), one of the Lakes of Killarney , through Beaufort , past Ballymalis Castle , through the town of Killorglin , and empties into the sea, first at

#8 Snake River

The Snake River is a major river of the greater Pacific Northwest region in the United States. At 1,078 miles (1,735   km) long, it is the largest tributary of the Columbia River , in turn, the largest North American river that empties into the Pacific Ocean . [9] The Snake River rises in western Wy

#9 Kavik River

The Kavik River is an 80-mile-long (130   km) river in the North Slope region of Alaska . [1] It is swift-flowing and is braided . In winter, parts of the Kavik (and the nearby Canning River) are covered with extensive ice sheets known as aufeis . [2] :   513   River in Alaska, United States Kavik R

#10 National Waterway 1

The National Waterway 1 ( NW-1 ) or Ganga-Bhagirathi-Hooghly river system is located in India and runs from Prayagraj in Uttar Pradesh to Haldia in West Bengal via Patna and Bhagalpur in Bihar across the Ganges river. [1] It is 1,620   km (1,010   mi) long, [2] making it the longest waterway in Indi

#11 Helen Hunt Falls

Helen Hunt Falls is a waterfall located on Cheyenne Creek in the North Cheyenne Cañon Park of Colorado Springs, Colorado . Waterfall in Colorado, United States Helen Hunt Falls Helen Hunt Falls, May '13 Location Colorado Springs, Colorado , United States Coordinates 38°47′19″N 104°54′11″W [1] Type S

#12 Loup (river)

The Loup ( French pronunciation:   [lu] ( listen ) ; Occitan : Lop ) is a river in the Alpes-Maritimes department , Southeastern France . With a length of 49 kilometres (30   mi) , it ends in the Mediterranean Sea in Villeneuve-Loubet , near Cagnes-sur-Mer . [1] It takes its source in Andon . This a

#13 Givors canal

The Givors canal ( French: Canal de Givors ) was built between 1761 and 1781 to carry coal, other goods and passengers from Rive-de-Gier to Givors on the Rhône , running beside the river Gier . Canal in France Givors canal Double lock on the Givors canal at Tartaras , just downstream from Rive-de-Gi

#14 Shan Pui River

The Shan Pui River (also known as Yuen Long Creek) ( Chinese : 山貝河 ) is a river in Yuen Long , New Territories , Hong Kong . It has many tributaries, most of them starting from inside Tai Lam Country Park . It passes six villages and is joined by a few more streams. After flowing through Yuen Long T

#15 Finglen Burn

The Finglen Burn is a burn in Scotland that runs from north east of the Earl's Seat (the highest point on the Campsie Fells ) to just north of Campsie Village where it merges with the Kirk Burn to form the Glazert Water . Named tributaries of the burn from the earliest to the latest are as follows:

#16 George River (Quebec)

George River ( Inuktitut : Kangirsualujjuap Kuunga , "River of the Great Bay"; Naskapi : Mushuan Shipu , "River without Trees"; Innu : Metsheshu Shipu , "Eagle River"), [2] formerly the East [lower-alpha 1] or George's River , [3] is a river in northeastern Quebec , Canada, that flows from Lake Jann

#17 Rio Grande

The Rio Grande ( / ˈ r iː oʊ ˈ ɡ r æ n d / and / ˈ r iː oʊ ˈ ɡ r ɑː n d eɪ / ), known in Mexico as the Río Bravo del Norte or simply the Río Bravo , is one of the principal rivers (along with the Colorado River ) in the southwestern United States and in northern Mexico . [5] [6] [7] The length of th

#18 Waipā River

The Waipā River is in the Waikato region of the North Island of New Zealand . The headwaters are in the Rangitoto Range east of Te Kuiti . It flows north for 115 kilometres (71   mi) , passing through Ōtorohanga and Pirongia , before flowing into the Waikato River at Ngāruawāhia . It is the Waikato'

#19 Kensington Canal

The Kensington Canal was a canal , about two miles long, opened in 1828 in London from the River Thames on the parish boundary between Chelsea and Fulham , along the line of Counter's Creek , to a basin near Warwick Road in Kensington . It had one lock near the Kensington Basin and wharves on the Fu

#20 Black Pockau

The Black Pockau ( German : Schwarze Pockau or Schwarzwasser , Czech : Černá ) is a river of Saxony , Germany , in the Ore Mountains . It is a left tributary of the Flöha . This virtually unspoilt wild stream with a length of 33   km (21   mi) is known for the picturesque gorge in its middle reaches

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#1 Freshwater, Isle of Wight

Freshwater is a large village and civil parish [3] [4] at the western end of the Isle of Wight , England . The southern, coastal part of the village is Freshwater Bay , named for the adjacent small cove. [5] Freshwater sits at the western end of the region known as the Back of the Wight or the West

#2 Taui Bay

Taui Bay ( Russian : Тауйская губа; Tauyskaya Guba ) is a body of water in the Sea of Okhotsk off the coast of the Magadan Oblast in Russia. The bay opens to the south. Bay in Far Eastern Federal District, Russian Federation Taui Bay Тауйская губа Bay Taui Bay Coordinates: 59°18′N 150°24′E Country R

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