river estuary

river estuary

- The mouth of a river that is influenced by the tides.
See also related terms for tides.
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Sepang Fire and Rescue Station chief Azrul Faizal Maarif said Siti Nuralya Mohd Zainal, 11, and Muhammad Hafiz Mohd Zainal, 14, had been bathing at the river estuary with four other friends before they were all swept away by the strong current at about 3.30 pm.
Lee stressed the need to focus on preventing wild boars from the North entering South Korean territory through the Han River estuary.
This include the River Estuary traversing foreshore areas of Barangay Fabrica and Barangay Lagadlarin; River Basin periphery of Barangay Lagadlarin and Barangay Fabrica; and Barangays Olo-olo, Poblacion, Tayuman, and Mabilog na Bundok.
"The joint survey of the Han River estuary is a measure taken for the first time since the Armistice Agreement was signed in 1953," the ministry said.
In 2013, a 33-year-old woman died close to the same location when her car went over a low harbour wall into the river estuary.
which is located at the Lanyang River estuary, where the Yilan River meets Lanyang River.
found that the concentrations of heavy metals in the sediments of Pearl River Estuary increased with the reclamation time [59].
Its efforts will be boosted by the new tide station, one of only two permanent stations on the 152-mile Hudson River Estuary. The station will fill a gap in the water level monitoring network, enhance the accuracy of tide predictions, and support safe navigation, spill response, efforts, climate change tracking, and habitat management and restoration.
Acute toxicity estimates of copper (Cu) and zinc (Zn) in juvenile Chinese sturgeon were studied in the Yangtze River estuary and using the static test method to assess Cu and Zn toxicity.
An all-day guided kayak tour of tidal wetlands restoration projects along the Siuslaw River estuary is being offered July 16 by the McKenzie River Trust, the Siuslaw Watershed Council and Oregon Paddle Sports.
* To know the diversity of benthic macro fauna in the Meghna River Estuary (at Chairman Ghat, Noakhali) and the Bakkhali River Estuary (Cox's Bazar).