Dictionary of Geotourism

2020 Edition
| Editors: Anze Chen, Young Ng, Erkuang Zhang, Mingzhong Tian

Broad Valley Landscape

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-2538-0_201
This is a landscape comprising river valleys with wide cross-sectional profiles. Generally, there are floodplains on the valley floor and multi-level terraces along the slopes. Broad valleys usually develop in areas of stable crust or with less resistant rock strata (Fig. 26).
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