Browse this water transportation service guide and directory to learn about water transportation services in the United States of America. The photo on this page depicts a ferry boat and a water taxi on the Hudson River in New York City.
Chocolate is a food made that is from the beans of cocoa trees. Learn about the two species of cocoa trees are native to Central America and the Amazon River basin in South America.
The United Kingdom features rugged coastline with many inlets, bays, and river mouths. Learn more about the topography of the UK with this UK topographical map and guide.
Located along the River Seine in the northern part of France, Paris is the nation's capital and also its most populated city. Paris attracts over 70 million visitors annually, making it the most popular tourist destination in the world.
Centrally located in the heart of Texas, San Antonio offers a blend of charm, vibrancy and color. People of all ages and background will enjoy experiencing the city's unique culture. When Tex-Mex meets Old West, the atmosphere is rich: the river passages are colorful, the cuisine is flavorful, and the people are genuine. The San Antonio Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) can help you uncover the historically founded and modernly perfected beauty that San Antonio has to offer.
Since its founding, this university has embodied the aspirations and determination of the abolitionists who settled on the Kaw River in August 1854. Their goals were to ensure that the Kansas Territory entered the union as a free state, and to establish a university in the new State. Nearly 150 years later, KU is a major public research and teaching institution of 28,000 students and 2,600 faculty members on five campuses (Lawrence, Kansas City, Overland Park, Wichita, and Salina).
MemphisTravel.com is the official guide to Memphis attractions, hotels, and restaurants. Memphis is an authentic and vibrant destination headlined by music and one-of-a-kind experiences such as Elvis Presley's Graceland, Sun Studio, performing arts, alternative rock and Blues music, an ornamental metal museum, Beale Street, Memphis Zoo pandas, the National Civil Rights Museum, Mississippi River views, mouthwatering barbecue, lively festivals, and intriguing galleries and museums.
The following articles provide recent river-related news.
Iraq's parliament deputy speaker says the house's majority has voted to sack a provincial official following the tragic sinking of a ferry in the Tigris River that killed nearly 100 people.
Fox News. Sunday, 24 Mar 2019 13:12:51 GMT.
Record flooding along the Missouri River has impaired treatment of drinking supplies in Kansas City, raising health risks for infants, the elderly and others with compromised immune systems, the municipal water service warned on Saturday.
Reuters. Saturday, 23 Mar 2019 20:44:40 -0400.
A Catholic nun who retired from teaching has raised thousands of dollars for community projects with her simple, but streamlined, bottle recycling program in Hay River, N.W.T.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Friday, 22 Mar 2019 07:00:00 EDT.
STANWOOD, Mich. (AP) - Nestle Waters North America says it will pump an additional $2 million into a fund that supports environmental conservation projects in the Muskegon River watershed. ...
Washington Times. Friday, 22 Mar 2019 05:41:52 -0400.