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Year 10 geography 2nd lesson

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  • 1. Coastal features
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  • 3. Sea Stack a steep and often vertical column or columns of rock in the sea near a coast.
  • 4. Rock platform the narrow flat area often found at the base of a sea cliff or along the shoreline of a lake, bay, or sea that was created by the action of waves.
  • 5. Beach occur along coastal areas where wave or current action deposits and reworks sediments.
  • 6. Bay an area of water mostly surrounded by land.
  • 7. Lagoon a body of shallow sea water or brackish water separated from the sea by some form of barrier.
  • 8. Tidal inlet is a partly enclosed coastal body of water with one or more rivers or streams flowing into it, with a free connection to the open sea.
  • 9. Sand dunes is a hill of sand built by aeolian processes (the winds ability to shape the Earth’s surface).
  • 10. Sea cave a type of cave formed primarily by the wave action of the sea. The primary process involved is erosion.
  • 11. Arch where a rock arch forms, with an opening underneath.
  • 12. Blow hole is formed as sea caves grow landwards and upwards into vertical shafts and expose themselves towards the surface