Asked in Lakes and Rivers, Oceans and Seas, Waterfalls
What river has the largest drainage basin in the world?
The Nile basin is the largest basin in the world the area is square km:- 3254555 square miles:- 1256591 ...
What is the largest drainage basin in North America?
The largest drainage basin in North America is the Gulf of Mexico.
What is the largest river or drainage basin in the world?
I checked the web for this next answer, and it says the Amazon River is the longest river/drainage basin in the world. I hope that helped! :) ...
Asked in Travel & Places, Lakes and Rivers
What is the United States' largest drainage basin?
The largest known river basin in the United States is the Mississippi
Asked in Lakes and Rivers, Atlantic Ocean
What large river in Brazil has its mouth in Brazil?
Amazon River is one of the largest river in Brazil. And it is the largest drainage basin in the world covering 7,050,000 square kilometers. ...
Asked in Earth Sciences, Lakes and Rivers, Buildings
What is the relationship between a stream and a drainage basin?
A stream discharges into a drainage basin. A drainage basin is a tract of land drained by a river and its tributaries ...
Asked in Lakes and Rivers
What is the boundary of a drainage basin called?
The boundary of the drainage basin is called a drainage divide. Sometimes drainage basin is called catchment area referring to an area where water flows into a stream or a number of streams. In North America drainage basin is also called Watershed. ...
Asked in Mississippi River
What are three bodies of fresh water that are above the ground?
the Mississippi river drainage basin, Colorado river drainage basin, and the Columbia river drainage basin ...
Asked in Lakes and Rivers, Oceans and Seas
Name the river with the highest discharge in the world when recorded at its mouth?
The Amazon - which has the largest drainage basin in the world accounting for approximately one fifth of the world's total river flow. ...
Asked in South America, Lakes and Rivers
What is the drainage area of the Amazon River?
The Amazon basin, the largest and the longest drainage basin in the world, covers about 40 percent of South America, an area of approximately 6,915,000 square kilometres. Correction, the area is approximatley 7'050'000 square kilometres and about 2'720'000 square miles. This correction was by noobsinmyface! ...
Asked in Atlantic Ocean
What large south American river has its mouth at the Atlantic ocean?
The largest South American river whose mouth is on the Atlantic Ocean is the Amazon. It has the largest drainage basin of any river in the world. ...
Asked in Science, Earth Sciences
What determines which drainage basin a person lives in?
A drainage basin is simply an area between two ridges from which water drains as a stream or river. A small creek has its own drainage basin. The drainage basin of the Mississippi River includes everything between the Rocky Mountains and the Adirondacks. ...