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South American Geography by Letter "D"

Enter the correct answers in the box. All correct answers will start with the letter D.
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Last updated: April 21, 2015
First submittedApril 21, 2015
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Body of water located between Cape Horn and the South Shetland Islands of Antarctica.
Drake Passage
Body of water in northern South America famous for being the destination of the only major Scottish colonization attempt. Gulf of ______.
Darien
A notorious prison colony of the 19th and 20th centuries located in French Guinana.
Devil's Island
The South American mythical city of gold. El ______.
Dorado
These islands make up the southernmost point of South America.
Diego Ramirez Islands
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A confection made from heated flavored milk popular in many South American countries.
Dulce de Leche
A major river of Argentina, it flows into the Colorado River (not that Colorado River)...
Desaguadero River
A tributary of #7. It is fed by glaciers in the Argentine Andes.
Diamante River
Itaipu, Guavio, La Esmeralda, Irape, and Barra Grande are South American examples of this manmade struture used for hydroelectric power or to control flooding.
Dam
Commercial logging and the expansion of agricultre are two causes for this problem facing South American forests.
Deforestation
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