Rivers Glossary

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N E J C O F F N O N H N E I C Q H H R V H
F X C N V E A O P J G O G W P X S X M C S
F D H F N V H I D U U I R N K Y T U Q J M
M N A G V A L T G P O N A O Q K R B F X I
O H N I A P A A G E R F H I A Q W G L U F
K V N G D O J T T R H I C T G X Q E D S Q
F J E T I T D I H C T L S A H N C Y W Q J
I O L Y T R X P R I R T I R U K O X G H T
B U C G X A E I O L E R D O H F L F Y J X
M F A G T N N C U A T A R P K G G S Y B S
U I T O L S F E G T A T E A G Q C R T T T
J W C I D P X R H I W I V V J V R M H R Q
J Y H R S I V P F O S O I E Q I C C T V O
I I N D U R I M A N W N R N N P S M P O T
E Q L A U A M I L C O F B C C S E Q M W Y
N O O J E T D W L K L A N S T L W U D P W
Q Y U O M I W V K H L C U U S B H K Q J G
W Y I P V O H M G Q A O C J L Y N G Q H D
P D R A I N A G E B A S I N D G B N B P O
D B N Q X V L Q R V F C F T U P T K U K H
S T T D O T U V L N P E O P R F E P I K L

Clues

  • all forms of moisture that reach the earths surface (13)
  • permeable (6, 5, 7)
  • the area drained by one river and its tributaries (8, 5)
  • the downwards movement of water into the rock layer (11)
  • the evaporation of water due to the respiration of vegitation (18)
  • the total volume of water passing a gauging station over a given time, measured in cumecs (5, 9)
  • transformation of water drops into water vapour (11)
  • water soaking into the soil (12)
  • when water falls directly into the channel (7, 5)
  • when water reaches the soil without being used by vegitiation (7, 4)

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