awash, inundated, span
Inland body of water Synonyms: basin, creek, inland sea, lagoon, lakelet, loch, mere, millpond, mouth, pond, pool, reservoir, sluice, spring, tarn; reservoir repository. A collection of liquid; basin, bath, lagoon, lake, mud puddle, natatorium, pond, puddle, splash. Accumulation. Gradient.
image source: Klaus Leidorf
We woke up to stomachfuls of wrecking balls, wet food, worn debris. One storm after another, scattering against our shingles and gathering gray hair on the ground. The city called it the creature’s rain, they collected it in their cellars and their stairwells, they carved their names into the cement it made.
quote from ‘Seasons of Creature' by Jonathan Tierney
Johannes Bojesen/National Geographic Photo Contest source
Rising water, caused by Hurricane Sandy, rushes into a subterranean parking garage on October 29, 2012, in New York’s Financial District. SOURCE
Photographer Luke Gilford Poolside at Team USA’s LA Training Camp.
Luftbild vom Naturschutzgebiet Eschenbacher Weihergebiet
Residents on a boat navigate down a flooded farm in the municipality of Cajica near Bogota, on May 21, 2011. (Reuters/John Vizcaino) Images of Earth From Above - InFocus
An aerial view during a media tour by oil company Royal Dutch Shell shows an illegal oil refining site with the runoff from crude oil covering the banks along the Imo river, 30 km (20 miles) west of Nigeria’s oil hub city of Port Harcourt, on September 22, 2011. (Reuters/Akintunde Akinleye) World Water Day