Cichlid Room Companion

TERM: Description of glossary term.

Kontext: Geography

drainage basin

A separate area drained by a river that ends with a single outlet, with all the affluents (smaller rivers, creeks, glacial lakes, springs etc.) that contribute to this one river


Coad, Brian & D.E. McAllister. 2007. "Dictionary of Ichtyology". Brian W. Coad. Retrieved on June 21, 2014, from: (crc06223)