Global Geography

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An estuary is an inlet of the sea at the lower end of a river. Estuaries usually are home to three-fifths of the population in the world.


The Estuaries usually hit the against the shore of many places. Estuaries can be seen in the hotter areas of North America. Miami has many estuaries that hit the shore of their beaches.


From Latin word aestaurium which means "marsh or opening".