Lakes And Rivers

Lakes and Rivers

Semliki River

Semliki River (sometimes Semuliki) is a major river, 140 kilometres (87 mi) long, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and Uganda in
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Lakes and Rivers

Victoria Nile

The mighty Lake Victoria was thought for a long time to be the source of the Nile. It is in a sense. Waters from the large lake leave by the
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Lakes and Rivers

Kazinga Channel

The Kazinga Channel in Uganda is a wide, 32-kilometre (20 mi) long natural channel that links Lake Edward and Lake George, and a dominant feature
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Lakes and Rivers

Katonga River

River Katonga is located in the southwestern part of Uganda. It starts from Lake Victoria and flows, first, northwards into Lake Wamala. The river
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Kafu River

The Kafu River is located in the western part of Uganda. It starts from a swamp approximately 12 kilometres (7.5 mi), northeast of the village of
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Kabi River

The Kabi River is a river in Uganda that is one of the sources of the Nile River. The Kabi originates in central Uganda slightly
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Lakes and Rivers

Achwa River

The Achwa River is a major river in northeastern Uganda which flows northwest into South Sudan where it is named the Aswa River and joins the
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Other Lakes

 

Lakes Mutanda and Mutolere are beautiful, surrounded by mountain and are found in Kisoro in western Uganda. In Fort Portal is Lake
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Lake Opeta

It is surrounded by a 550km stretch of swamps and other wetlands. The lake and swamps protect one of the most prolific shoebill populations in
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Lake Bisinia

Also formerly known as Lake Salisbury, Bisinia is an attractive freshwater lake. Found in eastern Uganda, it is long, narrow, shallow and fringed
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Lake Nabugabo

The lake is just 20 km from Masaka. Apart from the beautiful sights, it is an excellent place for relaxation, and some birds and animals are to be
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Lake Kyoga

 

It is not elongated but has the most distinct features of any lake in Uganda. It undulates greatly from the bulk of the lake and
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Lakes Edward And George

These are two Lakes that are both rift lakes but that’s as far their similarity probably goes. Edward is (2325 sq. km), and has an elongated
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Lake Victoria

It is the largest lake in Africa and the second largest freshwater lake in the world at 68,800 sq km of area and 1100m above sea level it is
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