Rivers Landforms of erosion and deposition

  1. 4. Meanders are formed through the processes of _________ and deposition.
  2. 5. A winding curve or bend of a river
  1. 1. Embankments formed naturally after a river floods and recedes.
  2. 2. A curved lake formed from a horseshoe bend in a river where the main stream has cut across the narrow end and no longer flows around the loop of the bend.
  3. 3. An area of low-lying ground adjacent to a river, formed mainly of river sediments and subject to flooding.