Rivers Glossary

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

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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