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F i f t y k i l o m e t r e s f u r t h e r downstream, i t b e g i n s t o c u t a d e e p g o r g e th r ough t h e p l a t e a u whi ch, a s a l r e a d y m e n t i o n e d i s , i n some p l a c e s , 1 200 m b e l o w t h e c o u n t r y l e v e l o n e i t h e r s i d e . Numerous r o c k - o u t c r o p s o c c u r i n t h e r i v e r b e d , t h e l a s t o f w h i c h a r e a few k i l o m e t r e s s o u t h o f R o s e i r e s , some 1 0 0 0 km from i t s s o u r c e beyond T a n a , and known as t h e Damazin r a p i d s .

Though t h e l e n g t h o f t h i s stream does n o t e x c e e d 160 km, t h e s i z e o f i t s b a s i n i s a p p r o x i m a t e l y 526 000 km2 which i s by f a r t h e l a r g e s t o f any o f t h e s u b - b a s i n s o f t h e t r i b u t a r i e s of t h e N i l e R i v e r . The a n n u a l r a i n f a l l on t h e b a s i n i s e s t i m a t e d a t 500 x lo9 m 3 . 6 x lo9 m3/year r e a c h e s t h e b a s i n o u t l e t a t Lake No. A l l a l o n g t h e Bahr e l G h a z a l and t o t h e s o u t h and e a s t o f i t a r e l a r g e a r e a s o f swamp which a r e f e d by a number of streams.

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