Ganges River Delta

The Ganges River forms an extensive delta where it empties into the Bay of Bengal. The delta is largely covered with a swamp forest known as the Sunderbans, which is home to the Royal Bengal Tiger. Image taken 2/28/2000, courtesy of USGS National Center for EROS and NASA Landsat Project Science Office.
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