The whole island, exclusive of the snowfields, abounds in freshwater lakes and pools in the hills and lower ground.
AFTERGLOW, a broad high arch of whitish or rosy light appearing occasionally in the sky above the highest clouds in the hour of deepening twilight, or reflected from the high snowfields in mountain regions long after sunset.
Nor are there any snowfields to feed rivers, as in the other continents.
Beyond this point the Anglo-Russian Commission of 1895 demarcated a line to the snowfields and glaciers which overlook the Chinese border.
Along the Ruwenzori range are glaciers and snowfields nearly 15 m.