The Amsterdam-Rhine Canal or Amsterdam-Rijnkanaal is a canal in the Netherlands that was built to connect the port city of Amsterdam to the main shipping artery of the Rhine. Canals are artificial channels for water There are two types of canals water conveyance canals which are used for the conveyance and delivery of water and Waterways The Netherlands ( Dutch:, ˈnedərlɑnt is the European part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, which consists of the Netherlands the Netherlands Amsterdam (pronounced) is the capital and largest city of the Netherlands, located in the province of North Holland in the west The Rhine (Rhein Rijn Rhin Reno Rain Rhenus is one of the longest and most important Rivers in Europe at 1320 kilometres (820 mi with an average discharge Its course follows a generally southeasterly direction as it goes through the city of Utrecht towards Wijk bij Duurstede where it intersects the Lek branch of the Rhine and then continues on to the Waal river near Tiel, with a branch, the Lek Canal, to the Lek near Nieuwegein. Utrecht ( city and municipality is the capital and most populous city of the Dutch province of Utrecht. Wijk bij Duurstede is a Municipality and a City in the central Netherlands. The Lek is a River in the western Netherlands of some 60 km in length WAAL ("The Whale" is a Classic rock radio station broadcasting at 99 Tiel is a Municipality and a town in the middle of the Netherlands. Nieuwegein is a municipality and a city in the Netherlands, in the province of Utrecht.
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