Rivers Glossary

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

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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