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Well, not really river, perhaps canal. Maybe not just amazon, but
anyone who wants to get stuff around the place cheaply.
There exists a nice network of canals from the olde days, going
and there in generally useful directions. I propose that we get
timewasting leisure users of
canals off out of the way and barge in
and use them for slow but cheap delivery again. I know amazon
drone on and on about delivery by air, but, you know, these canals
are already here. Over there.
It could be that the sorting and distribution also partially takes
place on the barge, and indeed, some stock keeping for frequently
||You mean all that stuff doesn't actually come from Brazil?
||"LOW Bridge! Everybody down! LOW bridge cause we're coming to a town. And yall always know yor neighbor yall always know yor pal If you ever navigated on the Amazon Canal" ?
||The Erie Canal built New York, not the Amazon Whatever.
||And for those of us in non-canal areas, freight could be stacked in the dry waterways during the summer, and winter rains could wash it downstream.
||Going to have to work on the exit mechanism though.
||Instead of engine powered boaty things, they could be horse drawn, like in the old days, but using cows.