Heart-shaped island in the mangrove delta of the Vaza-Barris River in Brazil
Boldt Castle, located on Heart Island in the Thousand Islands of the Saint Lawrence River, along the northern border of New York State, is a major landmark and tourist attraction in its region.
Island and castle Pfalzgrafenstein in the river Rhine. Germany
Karajá/Iny girl, Brazil - The Karajás originate Bananal Island, in the Araguaia Indigenous Park in Tocantins, Amazonian Brazil
Iriomote is one of the islands in the chain that sits to the south of the main islands of Japan. This island has only a small number of residents, but draws many tourists (mainly domestic) because of its wild beauty. Endless mangrove forests, rivers that wind through undeveloped landscapes & miles of rolling, tree-shrouded hills make this a true wilderness. Iriomote National Park covers about 30% of the island & is teeming with birds, reptiles &
Lake Lure - North Carolina, USA. Lake Lure sits in the heart of Hickory Nut Gorge. East of Asheville, the Rocky Broad River tears its way in a series of rapids down through Hickory Nut Gap. This crystal clear water flows through a valley shaped roughly in the form of a Maltese cross to make Lake Lure.
The bed of the River Ord and its many branches are lined with mangrove forests, Bernhard Edmaier
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The Atchafalaya Basin,[p] or Atchafalaya Swamp, is the largest swamp in the United States. Located in south central Louisiana, it is a combination of wetlands and river delta area where the Atchafalaya River and the Gulf of Mexico converge. The river stretches from near Simmesport in the north through parts of eight parishes to the Morgan City area in the south. The Atchafalaya is unique among Louisiana basins because it has a growing delta system with nearly stable wetlands.
Butterflies, Brazil｜Butterflies spatter the shoreline of the Juruena River in Brazil's new 4.7-million-acre (2-million-hectare) Juruena
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Proboscis Monkey (Nasalis larvatus) "The proboscis monkey is found only on the island of Borneo in Southeast Asia. It prefers to live in the mixed diterocarp-kerangas forests, mangrove forests and lowland forests near fresh water and rivers. They live almost exclusively in mangrove forests, but can also be found in lowland rainforests...."