Amazon River (South America)

The Amazon River in South America is the largest river by discharge of water in the world, and the longest in length. It moves a huge volume of sediment each year and is of interest to researchers and resource extraction companies….

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Boston Harbor (USA)

Boston Harbor is a natural harbor and estuary of Massachusetts Bay, and is located adjacent to the city of Boston, Massachusetts. Historically it has been heavily polluted and has been to focus of ongoing legal and political controversy making it of concern to researchers and…

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Caspian Sea (Eurasia)

The Caspian Sea is the largest enclosed inland body of water on Earth by area, variously classed as the world’s largest lake or a full-fledged sea. It is in an endorheic basin (it has no outflows) located between Europe and Asia. The Caspian Sea suffers from severe inflows of chemical…

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Columbia River Estuary (USA)

The Columbia River is the largest river in the Pacific Northwest region of North America. It has numerous industry and urban areas along its length raising interest among researchers, industry and the environmental regulatory community…

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Cook Inlet (USA)

Cook Inlet extends from the Gulf of Alaska to Anchorage in south-central Alaska, USA. Parts of Cook Inlet are designated as critical habitat for beluga whales, making this waterbody of interest to researchers and the environmental regulatory community…

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Danube River (EU)

The Danube is Europe’s second-longest river, after the Volga River, and also the longest river in the European Union region. It is located in Central and Eastern Europe. It has numerous industry and urban areas along its length raising interest among researchers, industry and…

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Ganges River Estuary (India-Bangladesh)

The Ganges, also known as the Ganga, is a trans-boundary river in South Asia which flows through the nations of India and Bangladesh. It has numerous industry and urban areas along its length raising interest among researchers, industry and the environmental regulatory community…

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Guanabara Bay (Brazil)

Guanabara Bay is one of the busiest estuaries in the world and requires constant monitoring of both hydrodynamic and wave regimes to assist port operations. Moreover, the bay is also heavily industrialized and suffers a number of severe environmental and sanitary issues…

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Halong Bay (Vietnam)

Hạ Long Bay is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and popular travel destination in Quảng Ninh Province, Vietnam.  It receives significant sediment and pollutant loads from the Bach Dong River and smaller rivers discharging directly into the bay…

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