Rivers Glossary

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

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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