The Tigris River, which borders Mesopotamia in the Fertile Crescent, has been a key source of irrigation, power, and travel that dates back to the earliest known civilizations.
5 - 12+
Earth Science, Geography, Human Geography, Physical Geography
The Tigris River is one of the most important waterways in the Fertile Crescent, and has supported cities like Hasankeyf, Turkey, for centuries.
Photograph by Jane Sweeney
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October 19, 2023
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