5 fun facts about rivers
If you thought that rivers aren't fun, you haven’t read these facts that will change the way you think.
You drink river water
Sure you might be drinking clean water from tap, but 70% of water we drink comes from nearby rivers and streams.
Rivers named after food
There are many rivers, particularly in America that are named after food products such as Banana, Artichoke and Cranberry to name a few.
We own the rivers
Rivers might be given to us by nature, but they are owned by people, further divided by the nations and their territories. Any stream that is accessible can be owned.
It’s a proper channel
Rivers begin their journey from mountains, then turn to springs, streams and then finally rivers. Many other water sources become a part of it.
They have their own routes
Throughout the history, accounts have been found which prove that rivers can make their own routes and can even flow in reverse.