THE RIVER NILE By Josh, Jeremy, Dan R and Matt. Tributaries There are other Niles that link together called the blue and the white Nile. Animals that live in and around the Nile This is a Pied Kingfisher Crocodiles are very common along the banks of the Nile River .These are all common animals which live around the Nile. Fishing Eagles are a common bird along the Nile What the Nile is used for The Egyptians use the water to drink and grow there crops as well as to wash. They could of used the Nile to have a little swim maybe they did . The Nile is in Egypt. The Nile is gets it’s name from the Greek word “nelios” meaning river valley. The Nile is a shocking 6695km/4160 miles in length! The Nile floods once every year. The Nile is the longest river in the world! The Nile goes into the Mediterranean sea. The Nile runs through Uganda, Sudan and Egypt. Atbara is the first town the Nile runs through. The Nile has lots and lots of GIGANTIC bends. WE HOPE YOU’VE ENJOYED YOUR FACTFILE ADVENTURE BECAUSE WE HAVE!