Rivers Glossary

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

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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