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
Community groups help save Kenya's vital 'water towers'
The Christian Science Monitor - 2/27/2015 5:29:54 PM
For a country that depends on them for most of its water, food, and energy supplies, much is riding on the answer. Kenya’s five main water towers — the Aberdare Mountains, the Mau forest complex, Mount Kenya, Mount Elgon, and the Cherangani Hills ...
World's largest spotted bass caught in weekend tournament
The Times-Picayune - 2/27/2015 1:19:22 PM
The spot fell for a Yamamoto grub on a darter head in 20 feet of water. The small reservoir ... In parts of the country, including Louisiana, spotted bass are often referred to as Kentucky bass. The previous world record weighed 10.48 pounds, and was ...
Legend Ronnie Milsap joins Kelsea Ballerini, Craig Morgan at Black River Entertainment luncheon
ON YOUR SIDE - 2/27/2015 8:28:52 PM
Black River Entertainment invited their country music artists Kelsea Ballerini ... Spanning such hits as "I Wouldn't Have Missed It for the World," "It Was Almost Like A Song" and "Pure Love," Ronnie embodied a deeply respected nod to the roots of country ...
Central water board asks states to implement model bill
Economic Times - 2/27/2015 9:30:18 AM
NEW DELHI: With nearly half of the 29 states in the country yet to implement a model bill to ... Earlier addressing the gathering, Betsy Otto, Global Director, Water Program Aqueduct, World Resources Institute at Washington said that ground water level ...
New tool launched for effective water management
New Kerala - 2/27/2015 4:46:57 PM
IWT 2.0, the first of its kind, is a country-specific tool developed jointly ... and three knowledge partners (World Resources Institute, CII-Triveni Water Institute, and Skoll Global Threats Fund), coordinated by The World Business Council for Sustainable ...
BOK Center, Cain's Ballroom, Riverwind Casino, WinStar World Casino and Choctaw Casino Events Center nominated for ACM Industry Awards
Oklahoma News - 2/27/2015 6:27:10 PM
The Academy of Country Music has announced the Industry Award and Studio ... Riverwind Casino in Norman and WinStar World Casino in Thackerville.
ICC and Afghanistan vs Scotland and World Cup cricket
Cricket Country - 2/27/2015 9:58:56 AM
And that is how cricket moves away from being the freshness of morning breeze blowing across a dainty river to the burp of a glutton. And the smugness of ICC is contributing to this distress. ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: POINTS TABLE It is interesting how ...
World’s Best Surfers prepare for season kickoff
Boxscore World Sportswire - 2/28/2015 3:45:31 AM
World Surf League ... s been great to have all the support of my country over the offseason, but I’m excited to be back in the jersey. The bank is looking good and it will feel great to get back in the water.” Medina will face rookie compatriot ...
The World of Extreme Happiness
EDGE Boston - 2/26/2015 7:47:06 PM
The two-hour political black comedy opens with Xiao Li (played by a chameleon Jo Mei), a Chinese peasant woman in the throes of childbirth, standing about a dilapidated brick house in a rural town along the Yangtze River ... in dragon country for this ...
Shutting off Tap Water: Revenge of the Rainforest
Dissident Voice - 2/28/2015 1:22:21 AM
1 Brazil contains an estimated 12% of the world’s fresh water, but São Paulo is running dry ... The Atlantic Forest stretches along the eastern coastline of the country. A few hundred years ago, the forest was twice the size of Texas.
First test shows Kenya's huge underground water find too salty to drink
Thomson Reuters Foundation - 2/27/2015 3:35:22 PM
More than a third of Kenya's 41 million people have no access to clean water. The country's north is particularly poor as ... food assistance due to repeated poor rains and conflict, the World Food Programme's spokeswoman Challiss McDonough said.
World leaders condemn killing of Russian opposition leader Nemtsov
Reuters - 2/28/2015 7:48:54 AM
He was shot four times in the back by assailants in a white car as he walked across a bridge over the Moskva River in central Moscow ... "Nemtsov was a tireless advocate for his country, seeking for his fellow Russian citizens the rights to which all ...
Brad Paisley Releases His Inner Rock God on a Cruise Up the Cumberland River
People - 2/27/2015 2:23:47 PM
But what in the world possessed ... What possessed Owen, country's beach boy, to trim back his trademark locks? Easy answer: "My mom." Trisha Yearwood brought her torch-singing chops along with her on the cruise up the Cumberland River, captivating the ...
Police Swarm East River After Woman Goes Overboard
CBS New York - 2/28/2015 2:41:05 AM
1010 WINS1010 WINS invented all news radio and is the longest-running all news station in the country. For more than 45 years, 1010 WINS has been a news and information utility for the New York metropolitan [...] WFANAs the world’s first 24-hour all ...
Pinoys engage in ‘rocket science’ that literally holds water
Inquirer - 2/27/2015 4:04:00 PM
Rosacena and Barte were naturals, beating 38 other students from 18 schools in Palawan during the World Space Week ... for the WSW in the country. Does one have to have high grades in physics to be chosen to compete in the water rocket competition?