FLOODPLAIN

T.Lewis

one of natures top ten come backs of floodplains

A floodplain is flat land adjacent to a river channel that is underwater when the river floods.

WATERSHED

when water goes from the to the bottom

Area of high water, to low water, to body of water.

HEADWATERS

northwest corner of British Columbia

Headwaters are places that do not get a lot of sunlight or plant growth.

TRIBUTARY

by dialogue for kids

A stream or river witch flows into a mainstream.  

CONFLUENCE

Biala river going into Suprasl river

A place where two rivers meet.

DOWN RIVER

At Shoshone Falls

Between headwaters.

SOURCE

On Dip share

Where water begins.

DIVIDE

Rock Creek, Montana

To separate watersheds.

GREAT BASIN

In Nevada

When water is not moving, then the water evaporates, then leaves of salt.

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