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The Rivers Make the Mountains. And the Mountains Make the Rivers.

March 10, 2016
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The Rivers Make the Mountains. And the Mountains Make the Rivers.

Mountains are extremely vital to the earth’s water systems; they capture circulating air and force it upwards, where it then condenses into clouds, creating rain and snow. This precipitation generates water runoff and groundwater recharge. These waters captured at high altitudes are the same waters that flow through streams and groundwater to lowland waterways....

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