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  • LANDFORMS
  • Mountain landforms
    • A mountain is a landform that extends above the surrounding land in a limited area, with a peak.
    • Plateau : is an area of highland , usually consisting of relatively flat terrain
  • Glacial landforms
    • U-shaped valley (U-valley)
  • COASTAL LANDFORMS
  • Coastal landforms
    • Peninsula : a portion of land nearly surrounded by water and connected with a larger body by an isthmus
  • Coastal landforms
    • Beach
    • Cape
  • Coastal landforms
    • Cliff : a cliff is a vertical, or near vertical, rock. Cliffs are common on coasts , in mountainous areas and along rivers
    • Fiord
  • Coastal landforms
    • Bay and Gulf : A bay is an area of water bordered by land on three sides. A large bay may be called a gulf.
    • Ria and Estuary : A ria is a landform , often referred to as a drowned river valley . Rias are almost always estuaries .
  • Estuary
    • Sella
    • Miño
  • FLUVIAL LANDFORMS
  • RIVER
    • A river is a flow of water in a natural channel .
    • The point where the river begins is called the source .
    • The point at which a river ends is the mouth .
    • The path taken by the river from its source to the mouth is the course .
    • As the river flows along the course, it is joined by smaller streams called tributaries
  • Valley
    • V-shaped valley (V-valley)
  • Fluvial landforms
    • Delta : the alluvial
    • deposit at the mouth
    • of a river