Rain Garden

Buzzwords A rain garden is specially designed to collect stormwater runoff from nearby sources, such as roofs and drains, and filter it to remove nutrients and pollutants. Headlines Chris made his home stormwater smart and saved money in the process. He says you can too Planeta Rain Rain Shadow

Lazy River

Buzzwords Lazy River = A lazy river is a water ride found in water parks, hotels, resorts, and recreation centers, which usually consists of a shallow pool that flows similarly to a river Embedded Tweets The Circus Circus is getting a wave pool and lazy river. Phil Ruffin = Vegas Santa Claus 🎄 — Las …

River Thames

Photo: Thames Barrier Park The River Thames flows through southern England including London. At 215 miles (346 km), it is the longest river entirely in England and the second-longest in the United Kingdom, after the River Severn. Embedded Tweets “I discovered the river you see behind me here in London. I don’t know what the …

San Pedro River

Photo: Bob Wick/BLM, Recreational River Wikipedia: The San Pedro River is a northward-flowing stream originating about 10 miles (16 km) south of the international border south of Sierra Vista, Arizona, in Cananea Municipality, Sonora, Mexico. The river starts at the confluence of other streams (Las Nutrias and El Sauz) just east of Sauceda, Cananea. Within …

Chesapeake Bay

Postcards: Chesapeake Bay Bridge, linking western and eastern shores of Maryland Chesapeake Bay, an estuary in Virginia and Maryland. Headlines Researchers study largest impact crater in the US, buried for 35 million years Elsewhere on the Web nps.gov/chba/index.htm chesapeakebay.net visitmaryland.org/places-to-go/chesapeake-bay virginia.org/regions/ChesapeakeBay App – FWS Fort McHenry National Monument Photos Wikipedia Chesapeake Bay Planeta.com Estuary Virginia …

Seas

Photo: Tasman Sea Sea = Smaller, partly landlocked sections of the ocean and certain large, entirely landlocked, saltwater lakes, such as the Caspian Sea and the Dead Sea Examples The Caspian Sea is the world’s largest inland body of water, variously classed as the world’s largest lake or a full-fledged sea. The Dead Sea is …

Estuary

Buzzwords Wikipedia: An estuary is a partly enclosed coastal body of brackish water with one or more rivers or streams flowing into it, and with a free connection to the open sea Elsewhere on the Web Estuary Facts – NOAA Soundsurvey.org.uk http://www.soundsurvey.org.uk/index.php/tidal-thames/rachel-lichtenstein New Zealand https://www.doc.govt.nz/nature/habitats/estuaries/our-estuaries The #OurEstuaries community resource will help you explore and learn …