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, 2012See also: Waterways map
Forgotten Walt Disney World: River Country
pjmedia.com - 6/26/2013 11:58:05 PM
The Weather Channel has run a fascinating feature on weather.com: a photo gallery of “Creepy Abandoned Theme Parks.” The post lives up to its name — the photos show an eerie emptiness to the parks, which run the gamut from a park decimated by ...
World Gone By 4/24
Daily World - 4/24/2014 3:36:45 PM
The American Door plant in Hoquiam started full blast today with a crew of 200 men, and tomorrow two camps in the North River country will put between 150 ... the Aberdeen couple has been named The Daily World’s 1989 citizens of the year.
Liz Kilgo Sets Her Sites on Country Rock [Video]
Guardian LV - 4/18/2014 3:40:53 AM
Through connections and hard work, Liz is making her mark in the world of country rock. Just as the mighty Cumberland River and its tributaries wind around the city of Nashville, country music has many of its own offshoots. Blending blues, gospel and jazz ...
Utah's canyon country is like another world
Canada - 4/18/2014 12:06:08 AM
But staring in bewildered astonishment is common in Utah canyon country. Not because you're lost ... You should too. The Colorado River is a prolific artist. But her most famous work, the Grand Canyon, overshadows her myriad, extraordinary creations.
Colombia first country in the world to banish ‘river blindness’
Digital Journal - 7/30/2013 6:17:07 PM
The World Health Organization has confirmed Colombia as the first country in the world having eliminated Onchocerciasis (river blindness), a neglected tropical disease which infects approximately 37 million people in 35 countries worldwide. The World ...
Colombia is world's first country to wipe out river blindness - WHO
Thomson Reuters Foundation - 7/31/2013 7:17:22 AM
BOGOTA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Colombia has become the first country in the world to eradicate river blindness through the distribution of an anti-parasitic drug in affected parts of the South American nation and a sustained health education ...
Colombia is first country in the world to eliminate river blindness
Pan American Health Organization - 7/29/2013 5:56:49 PM
Bogotá / Washington DC, 29 July 2013 (PAHO/WHO) — Colombia has been verified by the World Health Organization (WHO) as having eliminated onchocerciasis (known as “river blindness”), thus becoming the first country in the world to achieve this goal.
French Country Waterways
USA Today - 6/26/2013 6:21:39 PM
The comfortably elegant environment provides an easy way to see, feel and experience France along with a small number of fellow passengers – who will come to feel like co-conspirators in a world of low-key decadence. The experience: These four ...
Boca West Country Club Maintains Prestigious Distinguished Emerald Club of the World Award from BoardRoom Magazine
StreetInsider - 4/24/2014 7:15:41 AM
Boca West Country Club announced today that it has ... are bordered by four championship golf courses, 31 tennis courts, waterways and wooded areas. About The Distinguished Clubs of the World Award Program BoardRoom magazine developed the Distinguished ...
Vanished World of Disney 6 - River Country
Youtube - 11/15/2006 11:58:51 PM
Disney World Parks and Rides that are no more. River Country was the first Disney World water park. It was themed on an "ol' fashioned water hole" and had a rustic quality to it. It was less frenetic than the later water parks, Typhoon Lagoon and Blizzard ...
Adidas shifts orders from striking China plant
worldbulletin.net - 4/24/2014 11:04:45 AM
Thousands of workers at a factory in Dongguan in the Pearl River Delta run by Hong Kong-listed Yue Yuen Industrial Holdings , the world's largest shoe maker ... that has been at the centre of one of the country's biggest labour strikes, underlining ...
Astana: The world's weirdest capital city
CNN - 7/12/2012 11:56:48 PM
Little surrounds the city for 1,200 kilometers, save a handful of provincial towns dotted across the ... of the country to the newly-named Astana (previously it was called Akmola), which was then an empty patch of land by the Ishim River best known as ...
All the world's a stage: Shakespeare's Globe launches 'Hamlet' tour to every nation on Earth
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 4/24/2014 6:25:34 AM
"Hamlet" opens Wednesday — on Shakespeare's 450th birthday — with the first of three performances at the Globe, a reconstructed Elizabethan playhouse beside the River Thames ... culture to every country, to all the peoples of the world."