Parts of a River

By:E.Rivera Pina

                          

                                                                            

                                                                                

Watersheds

                                        an area of high water going to low level going into

                                         a large body of water.

                                            

this watershed is coming from the snow melting in the mountains

Floodplain

                             A flat river were the water over flows.

This picture shows water over flowing into land.

Great Basin

                                                  A water shed that flows into the the ocean

Mouth/Delta

                  An area formed with the deposition of sediment at the mouth of a river.

A delta is a source of water that I closed or blocked.

Down rivers

                    Between head waters and flood plain

Tributary

a stream or river which flows into a main stream

Divide

                Mountin range separated.

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