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  1. 1. Waters of Spain
  2. 2. What rivers are near us?  Rio Piedras  Rio Odeil  Rio de Aljaraque  Rio de la Bota
  3. 3. Spain has 5 major rivers      1. Duero 2. Tagus/Tajo 3. Guadalquivir 4. Guadiana 5. Ebro  The Duero, Tagus, Guadalquivir and the Guadiana flow into the Atlantic, but the Elbro flows into the Mediterranean
  4. 4. What do rivers provide for Spain?  Fresh water  Electrical power
  5. 5. The Duero River flows through Zamora  For many years in the past, the Duero Valley was a location of Christian and Muslim fighting.
  6. 6. The Guadalquivir flows through Cordoba and Sevilla
  7. 7. The Tagus River flows through Toledo The Tagus is the longest river on the Iberian Peninsula
  8. 8. The Guadiana River  Has several dams that provide water  These dams have created man-made lakes
  9. 9. The Ebro River flows through Zaragoza  The Ebro River has got the largest volume out of all of the rivers in Spain.
  10. 10. Lakes in Spain  The Mar Menor is the largest saline lake in Europe and the largest lake in Spain.
  11. 11. The Sanabria lake  Is located in the Zamora province in the Sierra Segundera Mountains  Is the largest glacial lake in the Iberian Peninsula

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