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Amazon River

Amazon River (is contained by) Peru and Brazil; the river runs across most of the width of the continent, nearly parallel to the Equator, just to the south.

It is the second longest river in the world.

The Amazon River from the WWF Global

Amazon Basin Facts from Smithsonian National Zoological Park

Massive Coral Reef Discovered in the Amazon River, CNN (April 26, 2016)

Why the Source of the Amazon River Remains a Mystery, BBC Earth (May 16, 2016)

Amazing Facts from National Geographic Kids

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The Amazon Basin, Brazil, Google Street View