Swim Links

Photo: Sancha FernandezOcean Bath Links related to swimming presented in somewhat random fashion: Elsewhere on the Webhttps://swimswam.comswimacrossamerica.org Vox https://youtu.be/morwlxWUFb8 Buzzword BingoGoogles – Swim Cap – Dive Block – Ear Buds – Ear Plugs – Goggles – Lane – Length – Lap – Lane Lines – Racing – Starting Block – Swim Suit – Tether – …

Rhein = Rhine

Photo: Martin Fisch, written in the sky Wikipedia: The Rhine (German: Rhein) is a European river that begins in the Swiss canton of Graubünden in the southeastern Swiss Alps, forms part of the Swiss-Liechtenstein, Swiss-Austrian, Swiss-German and then the Franco-German border, then flows through the German Rhineland and the Netherlands and eventually empties into the …

Aral Sea

Photo: NASA GSFC, Diminishing Sea The Aral Sea was an endorheic lake lying between Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/XtdoohyiBLKXT4kq7 NASA Earth Observatory: The Aral Sea is considered a freshwater lake, but is becoming increasingly saltier as water from the lake is diverted to irrigate crops. The Moderate Imaging spectroradiometers (MODIS) on NASA’s Terra and Aqua …

Niagara Falls

Photo: Ken Lund, Maid of the Mist Wikipedia: Niagara Falls is three waterfalls that straddle the international border between the Canadian province of Ontario and the US state of New York. They form the southern end of the Niagara Gorge. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/3rsJFXGAovt9Y8Yw6 Elsewhere on the Webniagarafallsusa.comniagarafallstourism.comniagarafallsupclose.comniagara-power-vista Photos Artwork WikipediaNiagara FallsHydroelectricity Planeta.com

Pantanal

Photo: Water Alternatives Wikipedia: The Pantanal is a natural region encompassing the world’s largest tropical wetland area, and the world’s largest flooded grasslands. It is located mostly within the Brazilian state of Mato Grosso do Sul, but it extends into Mato Grosso and portions of Bolivia and Paraguay. 2020 FiresFires in the Pantanal ecoregion – …

Otters

Photo: Tom Koerner/USFWS, Northern river otter on Seedskadee National Wildlife Refuge Otter = a semiaquatic fish-eating mammal of the weasel family, with an elongated body, dense fur, and webbed feet. Key Linksotter.org HeadlinesThe sea otter rescue plan that worked too well World Otter Dayywpf.org/world-otter-day-2020 Embedded Tweetshttps://twitter.com/silibraries/status/1265613968929894402 Videos https://youtu.be/H5MSYw_TeFk Photos Planeta