Peaceful River

By: Ginger

May 08 2010

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Category: Downtown Photos, Uncategorized

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Aperture:f/14
Focal Length:18mm
ISO:200
Shutter:1/500 sec
Camera:Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XT

Wilmington, North Carolina is situated on the beautiful Cape Fear River.

TheCape Fear River is a 202 miles (325 km) long blackwater river in east central North Carolina. It flows into the Atlantic Ocean near Cape Fear, from which it takes its name

A blackwater river is a river with a deep, slow-moving channel that flows through forested swamps and wetlands. As vegetation decays in the water, tannins are leached out, resulting in transparent, acidic water that is darkly stained, resembling tea or coffee. Most major blackwater rivers are in the Amazon River system and the Southern United States.

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