The floodplain of the main river is characteristically 12 to 30 miles (19 to 50 km) wide. It is bounded irregularly by low bluffs 20 to 100 feet (6 to 30 metres) high, ...


Physical features. The length of the Amazon.


The Amazon River twists and turns, curving like a snake through the Amazon Rainforest. That's what gives it its length. Its volume comes from its width and depth.


Jun 24, 2019 ... These are the 8 most important things you need to know about the geography of the Amazon River in South America.


The Amazon River in South America is the largest river by discharge volume of water in the ... Physical characteristics. Source, Río ... Basin features. Tributaries.


For the geologic feature, see Amazon Basin (sedimentary basin). Amazon River Basin (the southern Guianas, not marked on this map, are part of the basin). The mouth of the Amazon River. The Amazon basin is the part of South America drained by the Amazon River and its tributaries.


Jul 20, 2016 ... It nurtures the largest rainforest on earth and provides life for a mind-boggling array of flora and fauna – the Amazon River is one of South ...


Aug 13, 2019 ... Here are some interesting geographical facts about the Amazon River. The Amazon River located in South America is the world's second ...


The Amazon River flows east from the Peruvian Andes across Brazil and empties into the ... Giant Arapaima Distribution and Habitat, Physical Features, Ecology, ...


Where does a river begin? Why are rivers important · Stages of a river · Features of a river · River pollution · Floods and flooding · Longest ...