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The Long Profile of a River
L.Ob: to describe how a river changes from source to mouth
Think about
the 2 pictures of rivers:
why are they so different?…read more

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Processes operating along the river
Weathering The wearing away of material
The carrying along of material
Erosion
The putting down of material
Transportation
Deposition The breakdown of rocks…read more

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UPPER COURSE MIDDLE COURSE LOWER COURSE
SOURCE Lateral &
vertical erosion,
transportation,
deposition
Transportation &
deposition
Vertical erosion
& transportation
MOUTH
V-shaped valley Meanders
Ox-bow lakes SEA
Waterfalls
Levees
Rapids
Interlocking spurs Flood plain…read more

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