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Anatomy of a River–Rivers 101

January 12, 2011Patrick NunnallyRiversComments Off on Anatomy of a River–Rivers 101

We all work on or around rivers, right?  But I have to tell you I don’t know all that much about rivers as rivers.  My background is in practices and academic disciplines other that hydrology, aquatic ecology, and the like.

So I was very glad to find this short discussion of some of the parts of a river.  I don’t think it has everything, but it’s a start.

What do you think–should we start a glossary?  A wiki?  We could put it on the River Life Partnership web site

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