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Example sentences for estuary

The accident occurred near midnight on Wednesday near the estuary of the port channel.
As soon as we entered the estuary of the Plata, the weather was very unsettled.
The more fresh water is pumped out, the more sea water flows in to the estuary.
The spill affected the inner harbor and a nearby estuary.
This estuary provides clean water for farms and cities in California.
France for example has legislation protecting the seals of the Somme estuary.
The swimming pool overlooks the estuary.
It was almost cute but still had the lovely sweeping view of the estuary.
Here, a bench is positioned to take in the view of a coastal estuary.
The primate's skeleton, he said, likely washed into the shallow estuary from the coastline.
Then, perhaps because the water in the slack river was so warm, they retreated back to the estuary.
Local sailors decorate their boats with flowers and sail to the estuary for a priest's blessing.

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