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Landforms. Archipelago, Channel, Delta, Desert, Island, Isthmus, and Peninsula. Archipelago. Chain or group of islands clustered together in a large body of water. CHANNEL. A body of water connecting two larger bodies of water. Delta.

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Landforms

Landforms

Archipelago, Channel, Delta, Desert, Island, Isthmus, and Peninsula


Archipelago

Archipelago

Chain or group of islands clustered together in a large body of water.


Channel

CHANNEL

A body of water connecting two larger bodies of water.


Delta

Delta

Land formed at the mouth of a river. It is formed from the silt, sand and small rocks that flow down stream in the river and are deposited in the delta.


Desert

Desert

An area of little rain fall, extreme temperatures, and little vegetation.


Island

Island

Land completely surrounded by water.


Isthmus

Isthmus

A narrow strip of land connecting two larger land masses.


Landforms

MESA

  • A flat, elevated area with steep sides


Mountain

MOUNTAIN

  • Tallest/Highest kind of land


Mountain range

MOUNTAIN RANGE

  • A row of Mountains


Peninsula

Peninsula

Land surrounded by water on three sides.


Landforms

REEF

  • A sandbar, rock or coral that lies at or near the surface of a sea or an ocean


Strait

STRAIT

  • A narrow channel of water connecting two larger bodies of water


Tributary

Tributary

  • Small river or stream that flows into a larger river or lake


Valley

VALLEY

  • The low land located between hills or mountains


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