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Strath

Erosional Landform Pictures

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Straths are bedrock platforms, former stream valley floors, that have been abandoned as the stream that cut them formed a new stream valley at a lower level. They may also be called stream-cut terraces or platforms. Consider them the inland version of wave-cut platforms.
Stream-cut platforms
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