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Coast / Coast

#1 Blackpool

Blackpool is a seaside resort in Lancashire , England. Located on the northwest coast of England, it is the main settlement within the borough also called Blackpool . The town is by the Irish Sea , between the Ribble and Wyre rivers, and is 27 miles (43   km) north of Liverpool and 40 miles (64   km

#2 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

#3 Horn of Africa

The Horn of Africa ( HoA ), also known as the Somali Peninsula , [3] [4] [5] is a large peninsula and geopolitical region in East Africa . [6] Located on the easternmost part of the African mainland, it is the fourth largest peninsula in the world. It is composed of Ethiopia , Eritrea , Somalia and

#4 Cape Canaveral, Florida

Cape Canaveral is a city in Brevard County , Florida . The population was 9,912 at the 2010 United States Census . [6] It is part of the Palm Bay – Melbourne – Titusville Metropolitan Statistical Area . Small city in Florida, USA This article is about the city of Cape Canaveral, Florida. For the geo

#5 Cavite Peninsula

The Cavite Peninsula is a peninsula extending northeast into Manila Bay from the coastal town of Noveleta in Cavite province in the Philippines . The northern tip of the peninsula is geographically the northernmost part of the Province of Cavite. [1] Peninsula extending northeast into Manila Bay fro

#6 Son of the Beach

Son of the Beach is an American sitcom that aired from March 14, 2000, to October 1, 2002, on FX . The series is a spoof of Baywatch , with much of the comedy based on sexual double entendres , puns , innuendo and the like. A major running gag portrayed the handsome David Hasselhoff character as a b

#7 Näsudden

Näsudden is a peninsula on the south coast of Gotland , Sweden. The first tests for using wind power on a large scale in Sweden, were conducted there in the 1970s. The area has since been developed into a wind farm . Part of the peninsula is a nature reserve for birds and grey seals . Näsudden Näsud

#8 Europa Point

Europa Point ( Spanish and Llanito : Punta de Europa or Punta Europa ), is the southernmost point of Gibraltar (the southernmost point of the Iberian Peninsula being Punta de Tarifa 25   km southwest of Gibraltar). At the end of the Rock of Gibraltar , the area is flat and occupied by such features

#9 Acapulco

Acapulco de Juárez ( Spanish:   [akaˈpulko ðe ˈxwaɾes] ( listen ) ), commonly called Acapulco ( / ˌ æ k ə ˈ p ʊ l k oʊ / AK -ə- PUUL -koh , [1] [2] also US : / ˌ ɑː k -/ AHK - , [1] Nahuatl languages : Acapolco ), is a city and major seaport in the state of Guerrero on the Pacific coast of Mexico ,

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Island / Island

#1 Damariscove Island

Damariscove is an uninhabited island that is part of Boothbay Harbor , Lincoln County , Maine , United States , about 5 nautical miles (9.3   km) off the coast at the mouth of the Damariscotta River . The long, narrow island is approximately 2 miles (3.2   km) long and 1,500 feet (460   m) at its wi

#2 Santa Maria Island

Santa Maria ( Portuguese pronunciation:   [ˈsɐ̃.tɐ mɐˈɾi.ɐ] ) is an island in the eastern group of the Azores archipelago (south of the island of São Miguel ) and the southernmost island in the Azores. The island is known for its white sand beaches, distinctive chimneys, and dry warm weather. Island

#3 Sable Island

Sable Island ( French : île de Sable , literally "island of sand") is a small Canadian island situated 300   km (190   mi) southeast of Halifax, Nova Scotia , and about 175   km (109   mi) southeast of the closest point of mainland Nova Scotia in the North Atlantic Ocean. The island is staffed year

#4 Seven Stones Reef

The Seven Stones reef is a rocky reef nearly 15 miles (24   km) west-northwest (WNW) of Land's End , Cornwall and 7 miles (11   km) east-northeast (ENE) of the Isles of Scilly . The reef consists of two groups of rocks and is nearly 2 miles (3.2   km) long and 1 mile (1.6   km) in breadth. They rise

#5 Kelleys Island, Ohio

Kelleys Island is both a village in Erie County , Ohio , and the island which it fully occupies in Lake Erie . The British originally called it Sandusky Island . Later the United States took it over and officially designated it as Island Number 6 and Cunningham Island. It was renamed as Kelleys Isla

#6 New South Greenland

New South Greenland , sometimes known as Morrell's Land , was an appearance of land recorded by the American captain Benjamin Morrell of the schooner Wasp in March 1823 , during a sealing and exploration voyage in the Weddell Sea area of Antarctica . Morrell provided precise coordinates and a descri

#7 Tsushima Island

Tsushima Island ( Japanese : 対馬 , Hepburn : Tsushima ) is an island of the Japanese archipelago situated in-between the Tsushima Strait and Korea Strait , approximately halfway between Kyushu and the Korean Peninsula . [3] [4] The main island of Tsushima, once a single island, was divided into two i

#8 Vilkitsky Island (East Siberian Sea)

Vilkitsky Island ( Russian : Остров Вильки́цкого , tr. Ostrov Vilkitskogo ; Yakut : Вилькицкай Aрыыта , romanized:   Vil'kitskay Arııta ) is the southernmost island of the De Long group in the northern part of the East Siberian Sea . The nearest island is Zhokhov Island . Administratively Vilkitsky

#9 Whakaari / White Island

Whakaari / White Island ( [faˈkaːɾi] , Māori : Te Puia Whakaari , lit. "the dramatic volcano" [1] ), also known as White Island or Whakaari , is an active andesite stratovolcano situated 48   km (30   mi) from the east coast of the North Island of New Zealand , in the Bay of Plenty . The island cove

#10 Channel Islands

The Channel Islands ( Norman : Îles d'la Manche ; French : îles Anglo-Normandes or îles de la Manche ) [note 1] are an archipelago in the English Channel , off the French coast of Normandy . They include two Crown Dependencies : the Bailiwick of Jersey , which is the largest of the islands; and the

#11 Saint John, U.S. Virgin Islands

Saint John ( Danish : Sankt Jan ) is one of the Virgin Islands in the Caribbean Sea and a constituent district of the United States Virgin Islands (USVI), an unincorporated territory of the United States. One of the main islands of the United States Virgin Islands For the settlement on Saint Croix,

#12 Rincon Island (California)

Rincon Island ( Spanish : Rincón , meaning "Corner") is a small 2.3-acre artificial island located off Mussel Shoals (also called "Little Rincon") in Ventura County, California on public land leased from the California State Lands Commission (CSLC). [1] The island is situated approximately 3,000 fee

#13 Enewetak Atoll

Enewetak Atoll ( / ɛ ˈ n iː w ə ˌ t ɔː k , ˌ ɛ n ɪ ˈ w iː t ɔː k / ; [2] also spelled Eniwetok Atoll or sometimes Eniewetok ; Marshallese : Ānewetak , [ænʲeːwɛːdˠɑk] , or Āne-wātak , [ænʲeːwæːdˠɑk] ; [3] known to the Japanese as Brown Atoll or Brown Island ; Japanese : ブラウン環礁 ) is a large coral atol

#14 Fair Isle

Fair Isle ( / ˈ f ɛər ˌ aɪ l / ; Scots : Fair Isle ; Old Norse : Friðarey ; Scottish Gaelic : Fara ) is an island in Shetland , in northern Scotland . It lies about halfway between mainland Shetland and Orkney . It is known for its bird observatory and a traditional style of knitting . The island ha

#15 Long Island (Whitsunday Islands)

Long Island is a member of the Whitsunday Island group off the east coast of Queensland, Australia . It is 9 kilometres (5.6   mi) in length and is at its widest point only 400 metres (1,300   ft) . Long Island is the closest island in the Whitsunday group to the mainland of Australia, being only 1

#16 Carabane

Carabane , also known as Karabane , is an island and a village located in the extreme south-west of Senegal , in the mouth of the Casamance River . This relatively recent geological formation consists of a shoal and alluvium to which soil is added by accumulation in the branches and roots of the man

#17 Lidingö

Lidingö , also known in its definite form Lidingön and as Lidingölandet , is an island in the inner Stockholm archipelago , northeast of Stockholm , Sweden . In 2010, the population of the Lidingö urban area on the island was 31,561. [1] It is the seat of government of the Lidingö Municipality , Sto

#18 Suō-Ōshima

Suō-Ōshima ( 周防大島町 , Suō-Ōshima-chō ) is a town and an island located in Ōshima District , Yamaguchi Prefecture , Japan . This article includes a list of references , related reading or external links , but its sources remain unclear because it lacks inline citations . ( February 2019 ) Town in Japa

#19 Banaba

Banaba [notes 1] ( / b ə ˈ n ɑː b ə / ; also Ocean Island ) is an island of Kiribati in the Pacific Ocean. A solitary raised coral island west of the Gilbert Island Chain , it is the westernmost point of Kiribati, lying 185 miles (298   km) east of Nauru , which is also its nearest neighbour. It has

#20 Hua Islet

Hua Islet [4] [5] ( Chinese : 花嶼 ; Hanyu Pinyin : Huā Yǔ ; Tongyong Pinyin : Hua Yǔ ; Pe̍h-ōe-jī : Hoe-sū ; lit. 'flower islet [6] ' ) is an islet in Huayu Village ( 花嶼村 ), Wangan Township , Penghu County (the Pescadores), Taiwan . [7] Hua Islet is the westernmost point in Penghu (the Pescadores). [

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Mountains / Mountains

#1 Round Top Mountain

Round Top Mountain is a mountain located at the western end of the Sierra Blanca area in Hudspeth County, Texas near the town of Sierra Blanca . The area includes the Finlay Mountains, Triple Hill, and Sierra Blanca quadrangles as well as parts of the Fort Quitman and McNary quadrangles. [3] [4] Rou

#2 Mount Sentinel

Mount Sentinel , originally known as "Mount Woody," [3] is a small mountain located immediately east of the University of Montana in Missoula , Montana . At a height of 1,958 feet and an elevation of 5,158 feet (1,572   m) , Mount Sentinel also features the hillside letter "M", a large concrete stru

#3 Rampart Berg

Rampart Berg was an iceberg discovered by the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition in 1915, [2] estimated by Frank Worsley to have been 1150 feet (350 metres) tall, with a thousand feet of that below the sea. [2] According to expedition photographer Frank Hurley , the berg’s prominence throughout the

#4 Hekla

Hekla ( Icelandic pronunciation:   ​ [ˈhɛhkla] ( listen ) ), or Hecla , [2] [3] is a stratovolcano in the south of Iceland with a height of 1,491   m (4,892   ft) . Hekla is one of Iceland's most active volcanoes ; over 20 eruptions have occurred in and around the volcano since 874. During the Middl

#5 Pic du Midi de Bigorre

The Pic du Midi de Bigorre or simply the Pic du Midi (elevation 2,877   m (9,439   ft) ) is a mountain in the French Pyrenees . It is the site of the Pic du Midi Observatory. Not to be confused with Pic du Midi d'Ossau . Pic du Midi de Bigorre Highest   point Elevation 2,877   m (9,439   ft) Promine

#6 Pyramidenkogel

Pyramidenkogel is an 851-metre-high (2,792   ft) mountain in Carinthia , Austria . It is located to the south of the Wörthersee and near the town of Maria Wörth , in an area that is a boundary between speakers of German and Slovenian . [1] In nearby Slovenia the mountain is known as Jedvovca . The m

#7 Nun Kun

Nun Kun is a mountain massif of the greater Himalayan range, located on the border of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh in northern India. It consists of two main peaks: Nun ( 7,135   m (23,409 feet) ) and Kun ( 7,077   m (23,219 feet) ), [3] separated from each other by a 4   km long snowy plateau , wit

#8 Mont Blanc massif

The Mont Blanc massif ( French : Massif du Mont-Blanc ; Italian : Massiccio del Monte Bianco ) is a mountain range in the Alps , located mostly in France and Italy , but also straddling Switzerland at its northeastern end. It contains eleven major independent summits, each over 4,000 metres (13,123

#9 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

#10 Tauhinukorokio / Mount Pleasant

Tauhinukorokio / Mount Pleasant ( Māori : Tauhinu Korokio ), also known just as either Mount Pleasant or Tauhinukorokio individually, is the highest elevation in the eastern Port Hills in Christchurch , New Zealand. It once held a Māori pā , but there was little left of it when European settlers fir

#11 Zlatibor

Zlatibor ( Serbian Cyrillic : Златибoр pronounced   [zlǎtibɔːr] ) is a mountainous region situated in the western part of Serbia . Mountainous region in western Serbia For other uses, see Zlatibor (disambiguation) . Zlatibor Златибор Highest   point Elevation 1,496   m (4,908   ft) Coordinates 43°38

#12 Crater Lake

Crater Lake ( Klamath : Giiwas ) [2] is a volcanic crater lake in south-central Oregon in the western United States. It is the main feature of Crater Lake National Park and is famous for its deep blue color and water clarity. The lake partly fills a 2,148-foot-deep (655   m) caldera [3] that was for

#13 Makapuʻu

Makapu ʻ u is the extreme eastern end of the Island of O ʻ ahu in the Hawaiian Islands , comprising the remnant of a ridge that rises 647   feet (197   m) above the sea. The cliff at Makapu ʻ u Point forms the eastern tip and is the site of a prominent lighthouse. The place name of this area, meanin

#14 Dufourspitze

The Dufourspitze is the highest peak of Monte Rosa , an ice-covered mountain massif in the Alps . Dufourspitze is the highest mountain peak of both Switzerland and the Pennine Alps and is also the second-highest mountain of the Alps and Western Europe , after Mont Blanc . It is located between Switz

#15 Bvumba Mountains

The Bvumba Mountains or Vumba Mountains straddle the Zimbabwe - Mozambique border, and are situated some 10   km south east of Mutare . The Bvumba rise to Castle Beacon at 1,911 metres, and are, together with the Chimanimani Mountains to the south and Nyanga Mountains to the north, part of the Easte

#16 Symmetry Spire

Symmetry Spire ( 10,565–10,645 feet (3,220–3,245   m) ) is located in the Teton Range , Grand Teton National Park in the U.S. state of Wyoming . [3] The mountain, first climbed via the east ridge route on August 20, 1929, by Fritiof Fryxell and Phil Smith, towers above the northwest shore of Jenny L

#17 Falak Sar (Swat)

Falak Sar ( Urdu : فلک سر ; also known as Falak Sair ) is the highest mountain peak in Ushu Valley of Swat , Pakistan at an elevation of 5,957 metres (19,544   ft) , it is considered the highest peak of the Swat district in the Hindu Kush mountains range, followed by Mankial mountain peak. Falak Sar

#18 Hoher Seeblaskogel

The Hoher Seeblaskogel is a mountain , 3,235   m   (AA) , in the western part of the Stubai Alps in the Austrian state of Tyrol . Its independent summit lies between the cols of Winnebachjoch and Bachfallenscharte . To the south the Grüne-Tatzen glacier climbs to just below the summit. The Seeblasko

#19 Mount Kazbek

Mount Kazbek or Mount Kazbegi is a dormant stratovolcano and one of the major mountains of the Caucasus , located on the Russian-Georgian border - in Russia's North Ossetia region and Georgia 's Kazbegi District . [4] Volcanic mountain in Georgia Mount Kazbek Mount Kazbek Highest   point Elevation 5

#20 Manda Hararo

Manda Hararo is a group of basaltic shield volcanoes in east Africa whose last eruption was in 2009. The group is very large, spreading over 105 square kilometres (41   sq   mi) . At its northern end is a small example. South of this volcano is the Gumatmali-Gablaytu fissure system, an area dominate

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Reservoir / Reservoir

#1 Lake Wairarapa

Lake Wairarapa is a lake at the southern end of the North Island of New Zealand, 50 kilometres (31   mi) east of Wellington . The lake covers an area of 78   km 2 (30   sq   mi) , and at its deepest is 2.5   m (8.2   ft) . [2] It is the third largest in the North Island, fractionally smaller than La

#2 Link River Dam

The Link River Dam is a concrete gravity dam on the Link River in the city of Klamath Falls, Oregon , United States. It was built in 1921 by the California Oregon Power Company (COPCO), the predecessor of PacifiCorp , which continues to operate the dam. The dam is owned by the U.S. Bureau of Reclama

#3 Lake Piru

Lake Piru ( / ˈ p aɪ r uː / ( listen ) ) is a reservoir located in Los Padres National Forest and Topatopa Mountains of Ventura County, California , created by the construction in 1955 of the Santa Felicia Dam on Piru Creek , which is a tributary of the Santa Clara River . Reservoir in Ventura Count

#4 Lower Otay Reservoir

Lower Otay Reservoir is a reservoir in San Diego County , Southern California . It is flanked by Otay Mountain to the southeast, the Jamul Mountains to the east, Otay Lakes Road and Upper Otay Reservoir to the north, and the city of Chula Vista to the west. Body of water Lower Otay Reservoir Lower O

#5 Lake Vadkert

Lake Vadkert (sometimes also called Büdös-tó, "Stinky Lake") is a lake near the town of Soltvadkert , Hungary . It became one of the most popular tourist destinations in Hungary since it had similar features to Lake Balaton , but cheaper prices and no overcrowding . This article does not cite any so

#6 Atatürk Dam

The Atatürk Dam ( Turkish : Atatürk Barajı ), originally the Karababa Dam , is the third largest dam in the world and it is a zoned rock-fill dam with a central core [1] on the Euphrates River on the border of Adıyaman Province and Şanlıurfa Province in the Southeastern Anatolia Region of Turkey . B

#7 Hoover Dam

Hoover Dam is a concrete arch-gravity dam in the Black Canyon of the Colorado River , on the border between the U.S. states of Nevada and Arizona . It was constructed between 1931 and 1936 during the Great Depression and was dedicated on September 30, 1935, by President Franklin D. Roosevelt . Its c

#8 Bandak

Bandak is a lake in the municipalities of Kviteseid and Tokke in Vestfold og Telemark county, Norway . The lake, which is part of the Telemark Canal route, belongs to the Skien watershed . The river Tokke flows into the lake, and the outlet is via the river Straumane , to Kviteseidvatn . [2] Average

#9 Thames Barrier

The Thames Barrier is a retractable barrier system built to protect the floodplain of most of Greater London from exceptionally high tides and storm surges moving up from the North Sea . It has been operational since 1982. When needed, it is closed (raised) during high tide; at low tide, it can be o

#10 Lake Palmer

Lake Palmer was a man-made lake in Nashville between 16th Ave and 17th Ave, south of Hayes St and north of West End Ave. [4] This was the proposed location of a long-mooted mixed-use construction project near downtown Nashville that failed to materialize for over ten years. [5] Conceived by Nashvill

#11 Avalanche Lake (New York)

Avalanche Lake is a 9-acre (3.6   ha) mountain lake located in the Adirondack High Peaks in New York . Avalanche Lake sits at 2885 feet (879 m) between 4,714-foot (1,437 m) Mount Colden and-3816 foot (1163 m) Avalanche Mountain. The two mountains rise in vertical cliffs from the surface of the lake.

#12 Lough Marrave

Lough Marrave ( Irish : Loch Marbh , meaning ' Dead lake ' ) [3] is a small freshwater lake in county Leitrim in the northwest of Ireland . Lake in County Leitrim, Ireland See also: Keshcarrigan Lough , Lough Scur , and St. John's Lough Body of water Lough Marrave Location in Ireland Location County

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River / River

#1 Monkland Canal

The Monkland Canal was a 12 + 1 ⁄ 4 -mile-long (19.7   km) canal designed to bring coal from the mining areas of Monklands to Glasgow in Scotland. In the course of a long and difficult construction process, it was opened progressively as short sections were completed, from 1771. It reached Gartcraig

#2 Chester Creek

Chester Creek is a 9.4-mile-long (15.1   km) [1] tributary of the Delaware River in Delaware County , Pennsylvania in the United States . [2] For the creek in Alaska, see Chester Creek (Alaska) . Chester Creek near Upland, Pennsylvania

#3 Cuyahoga River

The Cuyahoga River [7] ( / ˌ k aɪ . ə ˈ h ɒ ɡ ə / KY -ə- HOG -ə , or / ˌ k aɪ . ə ˈ h oʊ ɡ ə / KY -ə- HOH -gə [8] [9] ) is a river in the United States , located in Northeast Ohio , that bisects the City of Cleveland and feeds into Lake Erie . River in Ohio, United States Cuyahoga River The Cuyahoga

#4 Mardalsfossen

Mardalsfossen is a waterfall in Molde Municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway . It is sometimes referred to as one of the tallest waterfalls in Europe . [1] The falls are on the Mardøla river which flows out of a hanging valley into the lake Eikesdalsvatnet , about 2 kilometres (1.2   mi) nor

#5 Clearwater River (British Columbia)

The Clearwater River is the largest tributary of the North Thompson River , joining it at the community of Clearwater, British Columbia . The Clearwater rises from glaciers in the Cariboo Mountains and flows in a mostly southerly direction for 201   km (125   mi) to the North Thompson. Its entire co

#6 Arvari River

The Arvari River , which originates in Aravalli range, is a small river flowing through the Alwar District of Rajasthan , India . It has a total length of 45   km (28   mi) and a total basin area of 492 squared kilometers. [1] Downstream of the Sainthal Sagar dam on Arvari, the Arvari river meets Sa

#7 Aheloy (river)

The Aheloy ( Bulgarian : Ахелой ) or Achelous ( Greek : Αχελώος ) is a river in eastern Bulgaria . It originates in the Aytos - Karnobat mountain, 1.5 kilometres from Dryankovets , and flows directly into the Black Sea south of the village of Aheloy . The Aheloy River has a length of 39.9 kilometres

#8 Berloi Waterfall

The Berloi Waterfall ( Portuguese : Cascata de Berloi , Tetum : Be Tuda Berloi ) is a small waterfall in the municipality of Aileu , East Timor . It forms part of a minor tributary of the Comoro River . Waterfall in East Timor Berloi Waterfall Cascata de Berloi     ( Portuguese ) Be Tuda Berloi    

#9 River Glyde

The River Glyde ( Irish : an Casán ) [1] is a river in north-eastern Ireland , flowing from County Cavan to County Louth . River in northeastern Ireland River Glyde River Glyde at Glydefarm Etymology for its "gliding" through an extensive flat country Native name An Casán     ( Irish ) Location Coun

#10 Savannah River

The Savannah River is a major river in the southeastern United States , forming most of the border between the states of South Carolina and Georgia . Two tributaries of the Savannah, the Tugaloo River and the Chattooga River , form the northernmost part of the border. The Savannah River drainage bas

#11 Netherton Tunnel Branch Canal

Netherton Tunnel Branch Canal , in the West Midlands county , England, is part of the Birmingham Canal Navigations , (BCN). It was constructed at a 453–foot elevation , the Wednesbury or Birmingham level ; it has no locks . The total length of the branch canal is 2.4 miles (3.9   km) and the canal t

#12 Irrawaddy River

The Irrawaddy River ( official romanisation: Ayeyarwady River ; [5] Burmese : ဧရာဝတီမြစ် ; MLCTS : erawa.ti mrac , pronounced   [ʔèjàwədì mjɪʔ] , from Indic revatī , meaning "abounding in riches" [6] ) is a river that flows from north to south through Myanmar (Burma). It is the country's largest riv

#13 Dudley Tunnel

Dudley Tunnel is a canal tunnel on the Dudley Canal Line No 1 , England . At about 3,172 yards (2,900.5   m) long, it is now the second longest canal tunnel on the UK canal network today. ( Standedge Tunnel is the longest, at 5,456 yards (4,989.0   m) , and the 3,931 yards (3,594.5   m) Higham and S

#14 Cow Creek (Montana)

Cow Creek is a tributary of the Missouri River , approximately 35 miles (56   km) long, in north central Montana in the United States. Cow Creek rises in the southern foothills of the Bear Paw Mountains in western Blaine County and flows east and then south, joining the Missouri approximately 25 air

#15 Cayuga–Seneca Canal

The Cayuga–Seneca Canal is a canal in New York , United States. It is now part of the New York State Canal System . Waterway in New York, U.S. Cayuga–Seneca Canal The Cayuga–Seneca Canal at Seneca Falls Specifications Length 20 miles (32   km) Maximum boat length 300 feet (91   m) Maximum boat beam

#16 Little Shamokin Creek

Little Shamokin Creek is a 15.0-mile-long (24.1   km) [1] tributary of Shamokin Creek and a sub-tributary of the Susquehanna River in Northumberland County , Pennsylvania , in the United States. [2] The watershed of the creek has an area of 37 square miles, spread out over Upper Augusta Township , L

#17 Little Sandy River (Oregon)

The Little Sandy River is a tributary, roughly 15 miles (24   km) long, of the Bull Run River in the U.S. state of Oregon . [4] Forming west of Mount Hood in the Mount Hood National Forest , it flows generally west, roughly parallel to the Sandy River to the south. [4] Its entire course lies in Clac

#18 London to Portsmouth canal

The London to Portsmouth canal was a concept for the construction of a secure inland canal route from the British capital of London to the headquarters of the Royal Navy at Portsmouth . It would have allowed craft to move between the two without having to venture into the English Channel and possibl

#19 Trent–Severn Waterway

The Trent–Severn Waterway is a 386-kilometre-long (240   mi) canal route connecting Lake Ontario at Trenton to Georgian Bay , Lake Huron , at Port Severn . Its major natural waterways include the Trent River , Otonabee River , Kawartha Lakes , Lake Simcoe , Lake Couchiching and Severn River . Its sc

#20 Oswego River (New Jersey)

The Oswego River is a 23.7-mile-long (38.1   km) [1] tributary of the Wading River in the southern New Jersey Pine Barrens in the United States . [2] June 1939 WPA construction project on the Oswego River at the CR 679 overpass near Harrisville, New Jersey and just southwest of Harrisville Lake and

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Sea / Sea

#1 Discovery Bay (Australia)

Discovery Bay is an open oceanic embayment [2] lying along the coast of eastern South Australia and western Victoria in south-eastern Australia . For other uses, see Discovery Bay (disambiguation) . Body of water Discovery Bay West Victoria Coast, Bridgewater, Cape Nelson, Portland, Point Danger Dis

#2 Robson Bight

Robson Bight is a small Vancouver Island bay at the west end of Johnstone Strait across from West Cracroft Island in British Columbia , Canada that includes a protected killer whale habitat famous for its whale-rubbing beaches. [1] The bight is adjacent to Lower Tsitika River Provincial Park . The n

#3 Beaufort Sea

The Beaufort Sea ( / ˈ b oʊ f ər t / ; French : Mer de Beaufort , Iñupiaq :  Taġiuq ) is a marginal sea of the Arctic Ocean , [4] located north of the Northwest Territories , the Yukon , and Alaska , and west of Canada's Arctic islands . The sea is named after Sir Francis Beaufort , a hydrographer .

#4 Mercury Bay

Mercury Bay is a large V-shaped bay on the eastern coast of the Coromandel Peninsula on the North Island of New Zealand . It was named by the English navigator Captain James Cook during his exploratory expeditions. It was first named Te-Whanganui-a-Hei , the great bay of Hei, by the Māori . Memorial

#5 Antarctic Haven

Antarctic Haven ( Danish : Antarctic Havn ) [1] is a bay in King Christian X Land , Northeastern Greenland . [2] For the bay in South Georgia Island, see Antarctic Bay . For the bay in the Greenland Sea, see Antarctic Bay (Greenland) . Body of water Antarctic Haven Antarctic Havn View of the mountai

#6 English Channel

The English Channel [lower-alpha 1] ( French : la Manche , Breton : Mor Breizh , Cornish : Mor Bretannek ), also called the British Channel [1] or simply the Channel , is an arm of the Atlantic Ocean that separates Southern England from northern France and links to the southern part of the North Sea

#7 Salish Sea

The Salish Sea ( / ˈ s eɪ l ɪ ʃ / SAY -lish ) is a marginal sea of the Pacific Ocean located in the Canadian province of British Columbia and the U.S. state of Washington . It includes the Strait of Georgia , Strait of Juan de Fuca , Puget Sound , and an intricate network of connecting channels and

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