Definition: This entry gives the total length of navigable rivers, canals, and other inland bodies of water.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Waterways map
Wellsboro Gazette - 8/2/2015 10:00:02 AM
He likes to try the ideas out on bonafide members of the world dilemma think tank before springing them ... paddled a canoe down the Yukon River, built a log cabin 12 miles from the nearest road, and drove a dog team in the first Iditarod Race.
Cash Crunch: Rivers, Cross River, Gombe, Others Unveil Plans To Boost IGR
The Guardian - Nigeria - 8/2/2015 1:53:16 AM
“Our country is a ... In today’s world, value addition is the concept. “We have something that oil cannot do. We have the highest deposit of limestone, about 98 percent purity. Why can’t we have our own Cross River State company?
R.I. Film Festival: 265 films, 54 nations, one world premiere
The Providence Journal - 8/2/2015 4:16:26 AM
The film is one of 265 films from 54 countries that will be shown at the ... The movie is set in China, where the Yangtze River Bridge in Nanjing is the most popular spot in the world to commit suicide. A man named Chen Si patrols the bridge, trying ...
Reggae On The River unites cultures and families for the 31st year
Ukiah Daily Journal - 8/1/2015 10:47:10 PM
The one and only Reggae On The River Festival continues Sunday in southern Humboldt ... and tickets will be available at the gate for those who would like to experience this world-famous festival firsthand. This is the 31st year for Reggae, which is ...
Canadian rivers: Solution to Northeast's high energy prices?
San Luis Obispo Tribune - 8/2/2015 4:48:04 PM
CONCORD, N.H. — Plenty of raw electricity sloshes around in Quebec's rivers and reservoirs ... effect more Canadian hydropower will have on an individual. Canada is the world's third-largest generator of hydropower, behind China and Brazil, and still ...
Delaware River mansion conjures history and serenity
Philadelphia Daily News - 8/2/2015 1:03:10 AM
I'll take a quiet country road to any ... the land itself that quiets us, the rivers and their flow, the overlay of big tree boughs, the breeze that finally blows. It's the land we return to in a blaring speed-trap world, it's the pastoral up from the ...
South Sudan: Thousands risk starvation after government blockades Nile River over rebels
FOX News - 8/1/2015 11:41:26 AM
The river is a transportation lifeline in a country with few all-weather roads or airstrips, but it currently forms the frontline in Upper Nile between rebel forces on the west side and government forces on the east. Military spokesman Col. Philip Aguer ...
NDSU's Lechler finds country comfort at family farm
INFORUM - 7/31/2015 11:59:56 PM
Whenever he gets a weekend off – and that isn’t often in the year-around world of college athletics – Lechler hops ... air-conditioned tractors and GPS fields of the Red River Valley. There are eight pickups on the property and the one common ...
Roy Exum: Orange Grove's Gonzales Takes Gold In World Special Olympics
Chattanoogan - 8/2/2015 1:41:57 PM
Over 7,000 athletes representing 117 countries took place in the World Games, which ended Saturday night and ... Jail Booking Report Abdulazeez Apparently Went Target Shooting In River Gorge Area Prior To Rampage That Killed 5 Man Shot On Walker Avenue ...
PJC receives large estate gift, sparked by a previous donation
eparisextra.com - 8/2/2015 2:17:44 PM
A memorial gift to Paris Junior College in 1995 was the spark leading to a recent estate gift of nearly $1 million to PJC, all to benefit students from Red River County ... to help people in that part of the country who didn’t have a chance to get ...
World’s 15 Countries with the Most People Exposed to River Floods
WRI - 3/6/2015 2:33:58 AM
country and major river basin in the world. We ranked 164 countries by the number of people affected by river flooding. We found that the top 15 countries account for nearly 80 percent of the total population affected every year. These countries are all ...
Loving the Great Outdoors the Disney Way - River Country: Disney's First Water Park
Mouse Planet - 2/12/2015 8:00:43 AM
Some argue it was the first water park not only in Walt Disney World, but the first dedicated water park anywhere. In keeping with the rustic surroundings of Fort Wilderness, River Country was billed as a throwback to the "old fashioned swimmin' hole."
Alternate Views Of World War II- A 5-Book Reading List
Counter Currents - 8/2/2015 2:39:13 PM
the mythology of a “benign and democratic” country fighting Nazism for the good of the World. Mukerjee punctures this myth by discussing in her powerful book the role that Indian rice and grain played in creating a food surplus in England as millions ...
Johnson High's Will Crain wins gold, silver at Special Olympics World Games
Gainesville Times - 8/1/2015 5:43:31 AM
Crain, a Johnson High senior, won a gold medal Thursday in the 500-meter singles kayaking, then earned a silver medal in the 200-meter race Friday at the 2015 Special Olympics World Games in Los ... on the banks of the river course. And after a week ...
Maintaining what they love: Gold Country Trails Council keeps trails in top form
The Union - 8/1/2015 5:22:03 AM
It’s my favorite place to ride in the whole world. The first time ... suited for horses in the High Country. What she would like to see more of is trails in the southern reaches of the county — such as within the Bear River corridor and the Emigrant ...