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  • Rivers
    • The Drainage Basin
      • In terms of the river               1The River Source             2) Tribiatry    3) Confluence  4) Channel    5) Mouth       6) Sea
        • Tributary is a small river ( stream) which joins to the main river
        • The source is where the river starts
        • Confluence is the point where 2 river join
        • The mouth is where the river flows into the sea
      • The water shed is a boundary in which seperates Drainage Basins
    • Landforms
      • Erosional River Landforms
        • Waterfalls
        • Interlocking spurs
      • Erosional and Depositional River Land forms
        • Meanders and Large Bends
        • Ox-Bow Lakes and Formed meanders
      • Depositional River landfroms
        • Leeves are natural Embankments
        • Flood Plains
        • Deltas
    • Maps
      • Grid References
        • Along the corrider up the stairs - measure the eastings value first then the northings value
        • The Left edge of the suare is the eastings value and the bottom line is the northings value
      • Contour lines can tell you which way the river flows
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    • Processes
      • Erosion
        • Hydraulic Action
        • Corrasion
        • Attrition
        • Corrosion
      • Transportation
        • traction
        • Suspension
        • Saltation
        • Solution
    • Case Studies
      • Bangladesh LEDC Monsoon season
      • Boscaste MEDC 2004

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