Rivers Glossary

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

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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