dry valley

  valley, usually found in upland areas of limestone or chalk, demonstrating the characteristics of a typical upper course river, but containing no river.

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  • Dry valley — A dry valley near Rackham Hill, South Downs, England A dry valley is a valley found in either karst (limestone) or chalk terrain that no longer has a surface flow of water. There are many examples of the latter along the North and South Downs in… …   Wikipedia

  • dry valley — klonis statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Gilus pailgas Žemės paviršiaus pažemėjimas, kurio dugnas žemėja viena arba abiem kryptimis. Susidaro dėl erozijos, denudacijos, egzaracijos, tektoninių ir kt. procesų. atitikmenys: angl …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • dry valley —    1. Valley that lacks a permanent surface stream. Dry valleys are common on carbonate rocks with good primary permeability and occur on other permeable rocks such as sandstone. Dry valleys on cavernous limestone were formed when streams flowed… …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

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  • Dry Creek (California) — Dry Creek in California may refer to: Dry Creek (American River), in the Sacramento Valley (Placer Sacramento counties) Dry Creek (Fresno County, California) Dry Creek (Mokelumne River), in the Sacramento Valley (Amador, San Joaquin, and… …   Wikipedia

  • Dry Island Buffalo Jump Provincial Park — IUCN Category III (Natural Monument) Panoramic view …   Wikipedia

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