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Channel (Geoform)

Component: Geoform

Unique Identifier: 65

Geoform Origin Geologic
Geoform Channel
Geoform Type Pass/Lagoon Channel
Sand Channel
Slough
Tidal Channel/Creek


Description
Definition A general term for a linear or sinuous depression on an otherwise more flat area (for example, a valley- or groove-like feature through which water flows). This is a very broad term that is often used in connection with other terms to provide more meaning.