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McCarthy, T.S., Ellery, W. and Stanistreet, I.G. 1993. Lakes of the north eastern region of the Okavango swamps, Botswana. Z. Geomorph. N.F., 37(3): 273-294


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Lakes of the north eastern region of the Okavango swamps.

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The Okavango swamps of northern Botswana are situated in the proximal reaches of a large alluvial fan (20 000km?), in the terminal depository of the Okavango delta. The river divides into a number of tributaries at the head of the fan, which sustain 6 000 km2 of permanent swamp. Lakes form an important morphological and ecological feature of this swamp. The lakes have arisen from re-flooding of old ox bows, or damming of water against the old meander ridge. Hydrology.

Year: 1993

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