Earth Snapshot RSS Feed Twitter
 
 
 
 

Niger River Running Through Kainji Lake, Nigeria

10.3N 4.5E

January 24th, 2011 Category: Lakes, Rivers

Niger, Benin and Nigeria - January 24th, 2011

The Niger River runs in a crescent through Mali, Niger, on the border with Benin and then through Nigeria. Here, it can be seen flowing across southwestern Niger, along the Benin border and through part of Nigeria.

In western Nigeria, it flows through Kainji Lake, visible by the lower right corner. The reservoir, gold and green from sediments and algae, was formed by the Kainji Dam.

Leave a Reply


About Us

Earth Observation

Organisations

Archive

May 2017
M T W T F S S
« Mar    
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031  

Categories


Bulletin Board


Featured Posts

Information

20


Take Action

Widgets