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Coast / Coast

#1 Coron, Palawan

Coron , officially the Municipality of Coron ( Tagalog : Bayan ng Coron ), is a 1st class municipality in the province of Palawan , Philippines . According to the 2020 census, it has a population of 65,855 people.   [3] Municipality of the Philippines in the province of Palawan This article is about

#2 White Rock, British Columbia

White Rock is a city in British Columbia , Canada, and a member municipality of the Metro Vancouver Regional District . It borders Semiahmoo Bay to the south and is surrounded on three sides by Surrey . To the southeast across a footbridge lies the Semiahmoo First Nation , which is within the border

#3 Point Roberts, Washington

Point Roberts is a pene-exclave of Washington on the southernmost tip of the Tsawwassen peninsula, south of Vancouver , Canada . The area, which had a population of 1,191 at the 2020 census , [1] is reached by land from the rest of the United States by traveling 25   mi (40   km) through Canada . It

#4 Cross River State

Cross River State is a state in the South South geopolitical zone of Nigeria . Named for the Cross River , the state was formed from the eastern part of the Eastern Region on 27 May 1967. Its capital is Calabar , it borders to the north by Benue State , to the west by Ebonyi State and Abia State , a

#5 Santa Rosa Island (Florida)

Santa Rosa Island is a 40-mile (64   km) barrier island located in the U.S. state of Florida , thirty miles (50   km) east of the Alabama state border. The communities of Pensacola Beach , Navarre Beach , and Okaloosa Island are located on the island. On the northern side of the island, are Pensacol

#6 Boca Raton, Florida

Boca Raton ( / r ə ˈ t oʊ n / rə- TOHN ; [9] [10] Spanish: Boca Ratón , [ˈboka raˈton] ) is a city in Palm Beach County, Florida . It was first incorporated on August 2, 1924, [11] as "Bocaratone," [12] and then incorporated as "Boca Raton" in 1925. The population was 97,422 in the 2020 census , and

#7 Ministers of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard

The minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard ( French : ministre des pêches, des océans et de la Garde côtière canadienne ) is the minister of the Crown in the Canadian Cabinet responsible for supervising the fishing industry, administrating all navigable waterways in the country,

#8 Trans-Panama pipeline

The Trans-Panama Pipeline ( Spanish : Oleoducto Chiriqui Bocas del Toro ) is an oil pipeline across Panama near the Costa Rican border from the port of Chiriqui Grande , Bocas del Toro on the Caribbean coast to the port of Charco Azul on the Pacific coast . Trans-Panama pipeline Location Country Pan

#9 Cape May

Cape May consists of a peninsula and barrier island system in the U.S. state of New Jersey . It is roughly coterminous with Cape May County and runs southwards from the New Jersey mainland, separating Delaware Bay from the Atlantic Ocean . The southernmost point in New Jersey lies on the cape. A num

#10 Duck, North Carolina

Duck is a town in Dare County , North Carolina , United States. As of the 2020 census , the population was 746. [4] During the peak vacation season, starting after Memorial Day , the population increases to over 20,000. [6] [ unreliable source? ] Duck is the northernmost incorporated town in Dare Co

#11 Carrickfergus

Carrickfergus ( from Irish : Carraig Fhearghais [ˌkaːɾˠəɟ ˈaɾˠɣəʃ] , meaning " Fergus ' rock") [3] is a large town in County Antrim , Northern Ireland . It sits on the north shore of Belfast Lough , 11 miles (18   km) from Belfast . The town had a population of 27,998 at the 2011 Census . [4] It is

#12 Southwold

Southwold is a seaside town and civil parish on the English North Sea coast in the East Suffolk district of Suffolk . It lies at the mouth of the River Blyth within the Suffolk Coast and Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty . The town is about 11 miles (18   km) south of Lowestoft , 29 miles (4

#13 Tai Long Sai Wan

Sai Wan ( Chinese : 西灣 ; lit. 'West Bay' ) is a beach in Sai Kung Peninsula , Hong Kong . To distinguish it from other bays and beaches of the same name , it is commonly known as Tai Long Sai Wan , as it is one of the four main beaches of Tai Long Wan . It came first in the Hong Kong Best 10 Scenic

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Island / Island

#1 Rikers Island

Rikers Island is a 413.17-acre (167.20-hectare) island in the East River between Queens and the Bronx that contains New York City 's main prison complex. [1] Named after Abraham Rycken, who took possession of the island in 1664, the island was originally under 100 acres (40   ha) in size, but has si

#2 Marvel Super Hero Island

Marvel Super Hero Island is an area at Universal Orlando 's Islands of Adventure park in Orlando, Florida that is themed after popular Marvel Comics superheroes. The area opened in 1999, ten years prior to Universal competitor The Walt Disney Company acquiring Marvel Entertainment in 2009. The islan

#3 Pakin Atoll

Pakin Atoll is a small atoll lying off the northwest coast of Pohnpei in the Federated States of Micronesia . Along with the nearby Ant Atoll these islands constitute the Senyavin group of islands . [1] Pakin Atoll Pakin Atoll from space. Courtesy NASA . Pakin Location of Pakin Atoll in the Pacific

#4 Corregidor

Corregidor ( Tagalog : Pulo ng Corregidor , [kɔˈɾɛhidɔr] ) is an island located at the entrance of Manila Bay in the southwestern part of Luzon in the Philippines . Due to this location, Corregidor has historically been fortified with coastal artillery batteries to defend the entrance of Manila Bay

#5 Fort Gorges

Fort Gorges is a former United States military fort built on Hog Island Ledge in Casco Bay , Maine . Built from 1858 to 1864, no battles were fought there and no troops were stationed there. Advancing military technology, including iron clad ships and long range guns, made the fort obsolete before i

#6 Nuku Hiva

Nuku Hiva (sometimes spelled Nukahiva or Nukuhiva ) is the largest of the Marquesas Islands in French Polynesia , an overseas country of France in the Pacific Ocean . It was formerly also known as Île Marchand and Madison Island . Island in French Polynesia This article is about the island of Nuku H

#7 Utøya

Utøya ( [ˈʉ̂ːtˌœʏɑ] ( listen ) ) is an island in the Tyrifjorden lake in Hole municipality, in the county of Viken , Norway . The island is 10.6 hectares (26 acres) , [1] situated 500 metres (1,600   ft) off the shore, by the E16 road, about 20   km (12   mi) driving distance south of Hønefoss , and

#8 Credit Island

Credit Island is an island in the Mississippi River on the south west side of Davenport, Iowa within the Quad Cities area. Its name was derived by the use of the island as an early Indian trading post. Credit could be obtained on the promise of hides and skins to be delivered at a later time - hence

#9 Midway Atoll

Midway Atoll ( colloquial : Midway Islands ; Hawaiian : Kauihelani , lit.   ' the backbone of heaven ' ; Pihemanu , ' the loud din of birds ' ) [2] [3] is a 2.4   sq   mi (6.2   km 2 ) atoll in the North Pacific Ocean. Midway Atoll is an insular area of the United States and is an unorganized and un

#10 Tsunoshima

Tsunoshima ( 角島 ) is an island located in the Sea of Japan . Located in the north west of Yamaguchi Prefecture , it is a part of Shimonoseki city. The island has an area of 4.1 square kilometers (1.6   sq   mi) and has a coastline of 17.1 kilometres (10.6   mi) . The island consists primarily of bas

#11 Inishmore

Inishmore ( Irish : Árainn [ˈaːɾˠən̠ʲ] ( listen ) , Árainn Mhór [ˈaːɾˠən̠ʲ woːɾ] or Inis Mór [ˈɪnʲɪʃ mˠoːɾ] ) is the largest of the Aran Islands in Galway Bay , off the west coast of Ireland . With an area of 31   km 2 (12   sq   mi) and a population of 762 (as of 2016), it is the second-largest isl

#12 Bidong Island

The Bidong Island ( Malay : Pulau Bidong , Terengganuan Pula Bidong ) is an island in Kuala Nerus District , Terengganu , Malaysia in the South China Sea . Bidong Island is accessible from the coastal town of Merang in Setiu district. From 1978 until 2005 Bidong Island was a refugee camp with a popu

#13 Annobón

Annobón ( Spanish : Provincia de Annobón ; [3] [4] Portuguese : Ano-Bom ), and formerly as Anno Bom and Annabona , [5] is a province (smallest province in both area and population) of Equatorial Guinea consisting of the island of Annobón, formerly also Pigalu and Pagalu , and its associated islets i

#14 Akdamar Island

Akdamar Island ( Turkish : Akdamar Adası , Kurdish : Girava Axtamarê ), also known as Aghtamar [1] [2] ( Armenian : Աղթամար , romanized :   Aġt’amar ) [3] or Akhtamar [4] [5] ( Armenian : Ախթամար , romanized :   Axt’amar ), [6] [7] is the second largest of the four islands in Lake Van , in eastern T

#15 Raoul Island

Raoul Island ( Sunday Island ), the largest and northernmost of the main Kermadec Islands , 900   km (560   mi) south south-west of 'Ata Island of Tonga and 1,100   km (680   mi) north north-east of New Zealand's North Island , has been the source of vigorous volcanic activity during the past severa

#16 Negros

Negros / ˈ n eɪ ɡ r ɒ s / [5] is the fourth largest and third most populous island in the Philippines , with a total land area of 13,309   km 2 (5,139   sq   mi) . [6] Negros is one of the many islands of the Visayas , in the central part of the country. The predominant inhabitants of the island reg

#17 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

#18 Wake Island

Wake Island ( Marshallese : Ānen Kio , lit.   ' island of the kio flower ' ; also known as Wake Atoll ) is a coral atoll in the western Pacific Ocean in the northeastern area of the Micronesia subregion , 1,501 miles (2,416 kilometers) east of Guam , 2,298 miles (3,698 kilometers) west of Honolulu ,

#19 Île-à-Vache

Île-à-Vache , ( French , also expressed Île-à-Vaches , former Spanish name Isla Vaca ; all translate to Cow Island ) is a Caribbean island, one of Haiti 's satellite islands. It lies in the Baie de Cayes about 6.5 miles (10.5   km) off the coast of the country's southwest peninsula, roughly between

#20 Palaui Island Protected Landscape and Seascape

The Palaui Island Protected Landscape and Seascape is an island that is a protected area and national park in the municipality of Santa Ana in Cagayan , Philippines . It is located off the northeastern extremity of Luzon Island . Palaui Island Protected Landscape and Seascape IUCN category V (protec

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Mountains / Mountains

#1 Mount Misch

Mount Misch is a remote 7,435   ft mountain summit in the North Cascades , in Skagit County of Washington state. It is the highest point of the Buckindy Range , or Buckindy Ridge . It is located 19 miles east-northeast of Darrington, Washington , and 15 miles north-northwest of Glacier Peak which is

#2 Gebaberg

The Gebaberg , also called the Hohe Geba or Die Geba , near Geba in the county of Schmalkalden-Meiningen in southern Thuringia , Germany , is 750.7   m   above   sea level (NHN) , [1] and thus the highest point of the Anterior Rhön ( Vorderer Rhön ). Gebaberg View from the Rhön looking northeast to

#3 Wannig

The Wannig (also Hochwannig or Wanneck ) is a 2,493-metre-high mountain in the Mieming Chain in the Austrian state of Tyrol . For the river of Bavaria, Germany, see Wannig (river) . Wannig Wannig (the lower peak on the right) seen from the Nassereither Alm Highest   point Elevation 2,493   m   (AA)

#4 Mount Pleasant, Queensland (Moreton Bay Region)

Mount Pleasant is a rural locality in the Moreton Bay Region , Queensland , Australia. [2] In the 2016 census , Mount Pleasant had a population of 332 people. [1] Map all coordinates using: OpenStreetMap   Download coordinates as: KML Suburb of Moreton Bay Region, Queensland, Australia Mount Pleasan

#5 Sidoarjo mud flow

The Sidoarjo mud flow (commonly known as Lumpur Lapindo , wherein lumpur is the Indonesian word for mud) is the result of an erupting mud volcano [1] in the subdistrict of Porong , Sidoarjo in East Java , Indonesia that has been in eruption since May 2006. It is the biggest mud volcano in the world;

#6 Vertainspitze

The Vertainspitze ( Italian : Cima Vertana ; German : Vertainspitze ) is a mountain in the Ortler Alps in South Tyrol , Italy . Mountain in Italy Vertainspitze Cima Vertana Highest   point Elevation 3,545   m (11,631   ft) Listing Alpine mountains above 3000 m Coordinates 46°32′19″N 10°38′05″E Geogr

#7 Deoban

Deoban ( Hindi : देववन ) is a mountain of Garhwal Himalaya in Uttarakhand , India. Deoban stands at 6855 meter 22490 feet. Its joint 28th highest located entirely within the uttrakhand India. Nanda Devi , is the highest mountain in this category. Deoban is the 396th highest peak in the world. [3] De

#8 Zugspitze

The Zugspitze ( German pronunciation: [ˈtsuːkʃpɪtsə] ), at 2,962   m (9,718   ft) above sea level , is the highest peak of the Wetterstein Mountains as well as the highest mountain in Germany . It lies south of the town of Garmisch-Partenkirchen , and the Austria–Germany border runs over its western

#9 Changtse

Changtse ( Standard Tibetan : བྱང་རྩེ , lit.   ' north peak ' , Chinese : 章子峰 ) is a mountain situated between the Main Rongbuk and East Rongbuk Glaciers in Tibet Autonomous Region , China , immediately north of Mount Everest . It is connected to Mount Everest via the North Col . Mountain in Tibet C

#10 Allalinhorn

The Allalinhorn ( 4,027   m (13,212   ft) ) is a mountain in the Pennine Alps in Switzerland . It lies between Zermatt and Saas-Fee in the canton of Valais , and is part of the Mischabel range, which culminates at the Dom (4,545 m). Mountain in Switzerland Allalinhorn The Allalinhorn and restaurant

#11 Black Mount

Black Mount (also Blackmount ) is a mountain range located in Argyll and Bute , Scotland . It is situated between Glen Orchy and Glen Coe . Its four Munros include Stob Ghabhar , Stob a' Choire Odhair , Creise and Meall a' Bhuiridh . [1] The hills of Ben Inverveigh and Meall Tairbh are located betwe

#12 Lookout Mountain

Lookout Mountain is a mountain ridge located at the northwest corner of the U.S. state of Georgia , the northeast corner of Alabama , and along the southeastern Tennessee state line in Chattanooga . Lookout Mountain was the scene of the 18th-century "Last Battle of the Cherokees" in this area during

#13 Mount Amukta

The undissected stratovolcano of Amukta volcano makes up most of nearly circular, 7.7-km-wide Amukta Island ( Amuux̂tax̂ [1] in Aleut ). It is the westernmost of the Islands of Four Mountains chain. The cone, about 5.8   km in basal diameter and topped by a 0.4   km wide summit crater, appears on sy

#14 Calumet Bluff

Calumet Bluff is a hill about 180 feet high overlooking Lewis and Clark Lake and the Missouri River in Cedar County , Nebraska , U.S. , where the Lewis and Clark Expedition held its first council with the Sioux Indians for two days in 1804. Today the Bluff forms the right or south abutment of the Ga

#15 Dent Blanche

The Dent Blanche is a mountain in the Pennine Alps , lying in the canton of Valais in Switzerland . At 4,358 metres (14,298   ft) -high, it is one of the highest peaks in the Alps . [3] Mountain in the Pennine Alps in Valais Canton, Switzerland Not to be confused with Dents Blanches . Dent Blanche T

#16 List of mountains of the Alps over 4000 metres

This list tabulates all of the 82 official mountain summits of 4,000 metres (13,123   ft) or more in height in the Alps , as defined by the International Climbing and Mountaineering Federation (UIAA). [1] All are located within France , Italy or Switzerland , and are often referred to by mountaineer

#17 Slesse Mountain

Slesse Mountain , usually referred to as Mount Slesse , is a mountain just north of the US - Canada border, in the Cascade Mountains of British Columbia , near the town of Chilliwack . It is notable for its large, steep local relief. For example, its west face drops over 1,950   m (6,398   ft) to Sl

#18 Rabaul caldera

The Rabaul caldera , or Rabaul Volcano , is a large volcano on the tip of the Gazelle Peninsula in East New Britain , Papua New Guinea , and derives its name from the town of Rabaul inside the caldera . The caldera has many sub-vents, Tavurvur being the most well known for its devastating eruptions

#19 Strahlkogel

The Strahlkogel , at 3,288   m   (AA) , is the highest peak in the Larstiger Mountains ( Larstiger Berge ), a subgroup of the Stubai Alps in the Austrian state of Tyrol . The Strahlkogel is also the highest mountain in the municipality of Umhausen . Its name comes from its great, white, light-reflec

#20 Sugarloaf (New Zealand)

Te Heru o Kahukura / Sugarloaf is a landmark in the Port Hills to the south of the city of Christchurch in New Zealand. The Māori part of the name means the headcomb of Kahukura. [1] The Sugarloaf communications tower is an iconic radio and television transmission mast located on top of the hill. Mo

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Reservoir / Reservoir

#1 Abberton Reservoir

Abberton Reservoir is a pumped storage freshwater reservoir in eastern England near the Essex coast, with an area of 700 hectares (1,700 acres) . Most of its water is pumped from the River Stour . It is the largest body of freshwater in Essex. Reservoir in the United Kingdom Abberton Reservoir Site

#2 Flaming Gorge Dam

Flaming Gorge Dam is a concrete thin- arch dam on the Green River , a major tributary of the Colorado River , in northern Utah in the United States . Flaming Gorge Dam forms the Flaming Gorge Reservoir , which extends 91 miles (146   km) into southern Wyoming , submerging four distinct gorges of the

#3 Kickapoo River

The Kickapoo River is a 126-mile-long (203   km) [2] tributary of the Wisconsin River in the state of Wisconsin , United States . It is named for the Kickapoo [3] Indians who occupied Wisconsin before the influx of white settlers in the early 19th century. River in Wisconsin, United States Kickapoo

#4 Schoharie Reservoir

The Schoharie Reservoir is a reservoir in the Catskill Mountains of New York State that was created to be one of 19 reservoirs that supplies New York City with water. It was created by impounding Schoharie Creek . Portions of it lie in the towns of Conesville and Gilboa in Schoharie County , Roxbury

#5 Starr Lake (Lac-Saint-Jean-Est)

The lac Starr (English: Starr Lake) is a freshwater body in the head area of the Moncouche River (via the lac Moncouche ), in the unorganized territory of Belle-Rivière , in the Lac-Saint-Jean-Est Regional County Municipality , in the administrative region from Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean , in the provi

#6 McArthur Lake (Saskatchewan)

McArthur Lake is a lake in Saskatchewan, Canada. It lies in low-relief terrain of the Canadian Shield. The climate is sub-arctic. The land is mostly covered by conifer forests, with some areas of muskeg and rocky outcrops. For the uranium mine on McArthur River, Saskatchewan, see McArthur River uran

#7 Senanayake Samudraya

Senanayake Samudraya ( Sinhala : සේනානායක සමූද්‍රය, Tamil : சேனானாயக்க சமூத்ரய) is the biggest reservoir and man-made lake in Sri Lanka . It is locally known as the sea ( Sinhala :සමූද්‍රය samudraya , Tamil :கடல்). Senanayake Samudraya was opened on 28 August 1949 under the Gal Oya Multipurpose Sche

#8 Addicks Reservoir

The Addicks Reservoir and Addicks Dam in conjunction with the Barker Reservoir prevent downstream flooding of Buffalo Bayou in the City of Houston , Texas . Both reservoirs were authorized under the Rivers and Harbors Act of June 20, 1938, which was modified by the Flood Control Acts of August 11, 1

#9 Jinhai Power Station

Jinhai Power Station ( Chinese : 金海发电厂 ), also known as Jinhai Power Plant [4] or Jinhai Generating Plant, [5] is a Chinese generating plant located at Beihai, Guangxi , [6] with a total installed capacity of 42,000 kilowatts . [7] The total investment of the project is 28.5 million US dollars . [8]

#10 Silent Valley Reservoir

The Silent Valley Reservoir is a reservoir located in the Mourne Mountains near Kilkeel , County Down in Northern Ireland . It supplies most of the water for County Down, surrounding counties and most of Belfast . It is owned and maintained by Northern Ireland Water Limited (formerly DRD Water Servi

#11 Lake George (lake), New York

Lake George ( Mohawk : Kaniá:taro’kte ), [2] nicknamed the Queen of American Lakes , [3] is a long, narrow oligotrophic lake located at the southeast base of the Adirondack Mountains , in the northeastern portion of the U.S. state of New York . It lies within the upper region of the Great Appalachia

#12 Syalyava

Syalyava or Selyava ( Belarusian : Сялява , Russian : Селява ) is a lake in Minsk Voblast , Krupki District , Belarus . It is located 20   km from Krupki . Body of water Syalyava Сялява Селява Syalyava Сялява Селява Location Minsk Voblast Coordinates 54°33′03″N 29°08′38″E Basin   countries Belarus M

#13 Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool

The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool is the largest of the many reflecting pools in Washington, D.C. , United States. It is a long and large rectangular pool located on the National Mall , directly east of the Lincoln Memorial , with the Washington Monument to the east of the reflecting pool. [1] Pa

#14 Missionary Lake

Missionary Lake [formerly named "Grand lac long" (Grand Long Lake)] is located in the municipalities of Trois-Rives and Lac-aux-Sables in the Mekinac Regional County Municipality (RCM), in Batiscanie , in the administrative area of the Mauricie , in the province of Quebec , Canada . It is named in h

#15 Lake Bangweulu

Bangweulu — 'where the water sky meets the sky' — is one of the world's great wetland systems, comprising Lake Bangweulu , the Bangweulu Swamps and the Bangweulu Flats or floodplain. [2] Situated in the upper Congo River basin in Zambia , the Bangweulu system covers an almost completely flat area ro

#16 Belo Monte Dam

The Belo Monte Dam ( formerly known as Kararaô ) is a hydroelectric dam complex on the northern part of the Xingu River in the state of Pará , Brazil . After its completion, with the installation of its 18th turbine, in November 2019, the installed capacity of the dam complex is 11,233   megawatts (

#17 Lake Ontario

Lake Ontario is one of the five Great Lakes of North America. It is surrounded on the north, west, and southwest by the Canadian province of Ontario , and on the south and east by the U.S. state of New York , whose water boundaries, along the international border , meet in the middle of the lake. On

#18 Boulder Lake (New Zealand)

Boulder Lake (elevation 985 metres or 3,232 feet ) is a lake in the Tasman District of New Zealand located within Kahurangi National Park . In the late 1890s and early 1900s, water from the lake was used for gold mining purposes for which the lake level was raised by a low dam. British investors los

#19 Lake Kuyucuk

Lake Kuyucuk ( Turkish : Kuyucuk Gölü ) is a small shallow lake located in Arpaçay district of Kars Province in the Eastern Anatolia Region of Turkey. It has an area of 245   ha (2.45   km 2 ) and a maximum depth at 13   m (43   ft) . The lake area is an internationally recognized Ramsar site, impor

#20 Kakki dam

Kakki Dam is a dam built on the Kaki River, a tributary of the Pampa River in the Ranni Forest in the Seethathodu Grama Panchayat, Pathanamthitta District, Kerala . The dam is located in a forested area adjacent to the Periyar National Park . It was built in 1966 [1] as part of the Sabarigiri Hydroe

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River / River

#1 Verde River

The Verde River ( Yavapai : Haka'he:la) is a major tributary of the Salt River in the U.S. state of Arizona . It is about 170 miles (270   km) long [4] and carries a mean flow of 602 cubic feet per second (17.0   m 3 /s) at its mouth . It is one of the largest perennial streams in Arizona. [4] Peren

#2 Castlereagh River

The Castlereagh River is located in the central–western district of New South Wales , Australia . It is part of the Macquarie -Castlereagh catchment within the Murray–Darling basin and is an unregulated river, meaning no dams or storage have been built on it to control flows. [4] On a map of NSW, th

#3 Cliche River

The Cliche River ( in French: rivière Cliche ) is a tributary of the west bank of the Chaudière River which flows northwards to empty onto the south bank of the St. Lawrence River . It flows in the municipalities of Saint-Frédéric (MRC Robert-Cliche Regional County Municipality ) and Saint-Joseph-de

#4 White Sea–Baltic Canal

The White Sea–Baltic Canal ( Russian : Беломо́рско-Балти́йский кана́л , Byelomorsko-Baltiyskiy kanal , BBK ), often abbreviated to White Sea Canal ( Belomorkanal ) is a ship canal in Russia opened on 02/08/1933. It connects the White Sea , in the Arctic Ocean , with Lake Onega , which is further con

#5 Bear Creek (Red Bird River tributary)

Bear Creek is a stream Clay County , in the U.S. state of Kentucky . [1] It is a tributary of Red Bird River . Bear Creek Location Country United States State Kentucky County Clay Physical   characteristics Mouth Red Bird River Bear Creek received its name after a bear was shot there, according to l

#6 Manor Kill

Manor Kill is a river in Schoharie County in the state of New York . It begins northeast of Manorkill amd flows westward before flowing into the Schoharie Reservoir southeast of Gilboa, New York . Manor Kill Falls is located on the creek where it passes under Prattsville Road (County Route 39). Sinc

#7 Upper Rhine

The Upper Rhine ( German : Oberrhein [ˈoːbɐˌʁaɪn] ( listen ) ; French : Rhin Supérieur ) is the section of the Rhine in the Upper Rhine Plain between Basel in Switzerland and Bingen in Germany . The river is marked by Rhine-kilometres 170 to 529 (the scale beginning in Konstanz and ending in Rotterd

#8 Mowamba River

The Mowamba River , a perennial river of the Snowy River catchment, is located in the Snowy Mountains region of New South Wales , Australia . River in New South Wales, Australia Mowamba River Moonbah River [1] Location Country Australia State New South Wales Region Australian Alps ( IBRA ), Snowy Mo

#9 Batavia Kill (Schoharie Creek tributary)

Batavia Kill is a 21-mile-long (34   km) tributary of Schoharie Creek , that flows across the towns of Windham , Ashland and Prattsville in the U.S. state of New York . Its waters reach the Hudson River via Schoharie Creek and the Mohawk River . Since it drains into the Schoharie upstream of Schohar

#10 West Kill

The West Kill , an 11-mile-long (18   km) [2] tributary of Schoharie Creek , flows through the town of Lexington, New York , United States, from its source on Hunter Mountain , the second-highest peak of the Catskill Mountains . [3] Ultimately its waters reach the Hudson River via the Mohawk . Since

#11 Birch Creek (Esopus Creek tributary)

Birch Creek flows into Esopus Creek in Big Indian . Most of Belleayre Ski Resort is located within Birch Creek’s watershed, and therefore the runoff from the ski resorts snowpack drains into Birch Creek via Cathedral Brook. River in New York, United States Birch Creek Location of the mouth of Birch

#12 Petite rivière Pot au Beurre

The Petite rivière Pot au Beurre ( in English: Little River butter pot ) is a tributary of the rivière Pot au Beurre . It flows north into the municipalities of Saint-Robert and Yamaska in the Pierre-De Saurel Regional County Municipality (MRC), in the administrative region of Montérégie , on the So

#13 Rivière à Benjamin

The Rivière à Benjamin is a tributary of the Baie des Ha! Ha! , flowing in the territory of the city of Saguenay , in the administrative region of Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean , in the province of Quebec , in Canada . River in Quebec, Canada Rivière à Benjamin Location Country Canada Province Quebec Regi

#14 Petite rivière Bédard

The Petite rivière Bédard is a tributary of the Bédard River , flowing in the municipalities of Larouche (MRC of Le Fjord-du-Saguenay Regional County Municipality ) and Hébertville-Station (MRC of Lac-Saint-Jean-Est Regional County Municipality ), in the administrative region of Saguenay–Lac-Saint-J

#15 Drina

The Drina ( Serbian Cyrillic : Дрина , pronounced   [drǐːna] ) is a 346   km (215   mi) long Balkans river, [1] which forms a large portion of the border between Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia . It is the longest tributary of the Sava River and the longest karst river in the Dinaric Alps which be

#16 Colorado River

The Colorado River ( Spanish : Río Colorado ) is one of the principal rivers (along with the Rio Grande ) in the Southwestern United States and northern Mexico . The 1,450-mile-long (2,330   km) river drains an expansive, arid watershed that encompasses parts of seven U.S. states and two Mexican sta

#17 Peripheral Canal

The Peripheral Canal was a series of proposals starting in the 1940s to divert water from California 's Sacramento River , around the periphery of the San Joaquin-Sacramento River Delta , to uses farther south. The canal would have attempted to resolve a problem with the quality of water pumped sout

#18 Rivière des Frères

The rivière des Frères ( in English: Brothers river ) is a tributary on the south shore of lake Saint-Pierre which is crossed to the northeast by the St. Lawrence River . The rivière des Frères flows in the municipality of Baie-du-Febvre , in the Nicolet-Yamaska Regional County Municipality (MRC), i

#19 Petitcodiac River

The Petitcodiac River / p ɛ t i ˈ k oʊ d i . æ k / ( listen ) is a river in south-eastern New Brunswick , Canada. Referred to as the "chocolate river" by local tourist businesses, it is characterized by its brown mud floor and brown waters. The river has a meander length of 79 kilometres (49 miles)

#20 Raquette River (Bédard River tributary)

The Raquette River is a tributary of the Bédard River , flowing in the municipalities of Larouche (MRC du Le Fjord-du-Saguenay Regional County Municipality ) and Saint-Bruno (MRC de Lac-Saint-Jean-Est Regional County Municipality ), in the administrative region of Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean , in the pr

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#1 Bay of Refugo

Bay of Refugo ( Portuguese : Baía do Refugo ), literally the bay of scrap , is a natural bay within the coastal extent of the civil parish of Porto Judeu , in the municipality of Angra do Heroísmo , on the Portuguese island of Terceira (in the archipelago of the Azores ). It also refers to the small

#2 Compton Bay

Compton Bay is a bay located on the southwest section of the Isle of Wight , England . Its northwestern edge is defined by the distinctive white chalk cliff of Freshwater Cliff, named after adjacent Freshwater Bay , which forms a small cove with the village of Freshwater situated just behind. Its no

#3 Maputo Bay

Maputo Bay ( Portuguese : Baía de Maputo ), formerly also known as Delagoa Bay from Baía da Lagoa in Portuguese, is an inlet of the Indian Ocean on the coast of Mozambique , between 25° 40' and 26° 20' S, with a length from north to south of over 90   km long and 32   km wide. [1] [2] Body of water

#4 Rekata Bay

Rekata Bay , also known as Suavanau , is a bay located on the northeast coast of Santa Isabel Island in the Solomon Islands between Santa Isabel and Papatura Island . Map of Santa Isabel Island .

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