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, 2020See also: Waterways map
Humans are dosing Earth’s waterways with medicines. It isn’t healthy.
Mongabay on MSN.com - 9/22/2022 9:14:09 PM
These chemical concoctions that enter the human bloodstream and alleviate much human suffering also often end up seeping into the Earth’s veins — into rivers, lakes and estuaries — with scientists remaining largely in the dark regarding the ills potentially bred in this wider wild world.
World River Day today
New Age - 9/24/2022 6:27:00 PM
Inland waterways, once the prime mode of transportation in Bangladesh, have declined fast as many rivers, canals, and other water bodies have disappeared in
Nigeria to rethink aquatic potential on World Tourism Day
businessday - 9/26/2022 12:37:00 PM
Considering the several kilometers of coastline, untapped waterways, deep sea and other tourism potential that abound in the country, Nigeria is
THE BATTLE OVER WATERWAYS
This Day - 9/23/2022 12:00:00 AM
was designed to use the country’s 47,000 kilometres of navigable waterways to alleviate traffic. The US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), a federal establishment, is responsible for 19,000 ...
Govt must prioritise development in waterways
New Age - 9/25/2022 6:11:00 PM
BANGLADESH celebrated World Rivers Day on September 25 with the pledge of river conservation and the restoration of waterways, rapidly declining because of flawed policies in communications development.
What We Can Learn from the World’s Most Eco-Friendly Countries
Reader's Digest - 9/21/2022 12:01:00 AM
The world’s most sustainable countries provide inspiration—and ... Bans help reduce the plastic waste entering waterways. In 2016, the United States produced 42 million metric tons of plastic ...
Musi walk organised to mark 'World Rivers Day'
The Hans India - 9/26/2022 1:00:00 AM
Every year on the fourth Sunday of September, ‘World Rivers Day’ is observed to raise awareness on water bodies and to promote their conservation.
FTAN holds boat cruise for 2022 World Tourism Day
Vanguard - 9/26/2022 5:14:00 AM
World Tourism Day, the Federation of Tourism Associations of Nigeria, FTAN, has completed plans to hold a free boat cruise to draw attention to and promote what it called aquatic tourism in Lagos State.
Inland waterways critical to Nigeria’s prosperity – FG
The Punch Newspapers - 9/21/2022 11:04:00 PM
The Federal Government has described the nation’s inland waterways as veritable channels for Nigeria’s prosperity. The government said the waterways were long overdue for harnessing, with economic potential capable of revolutionising the country’s economy through the creation of thousands of jobs across multiple sectors and wealth for citizens.
Inland waterways critical to Nigeria’s prosperity – FG - Punch Newspapers
MSN - 9/22/2022 12:00:00 AM
The Federal Government has described the nation’s inland waterways as veritable channels for Nigeria’s prosperity.The government said the waterways were long overdue for harnessing, with economic potential capable of revolutionising the country’s economy through the creation of thousands of jobs across multiple sectors and wealth for citizens.