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How oxbow lakes are formed. Jasper, Zac , Choon Wei and allison. How oxbow lakes are formed. An Oxbow Lake occurs when the meanders become more sinuous and over lap each other and the river brakes through causing a new channel to form. Link of video

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How oxbow lakes are formed

Jasper, Zac, Choon Wei and allison


How oxbow lakes are formed

  • An Oxbow Lake occurs when the meanders become more sinuous and over lap each other and the river brakes through causing a new channel to form.

  • Link of video

  • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8uV-BuBpIFw


Stages of An oxbow lake

The brown circles shows where the load is deposited

The brown triangles shows where the land gets eroded


Definitions

  • Erosion- The process of being eroded

  • Sinuous- Many curves and turns

  • Slip off slope- is where some of the load gets deposited


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