Rivers Glossary

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

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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