Florida Landforms - Weebly

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Florida Landforms Chapter 4.5 Key Question What landforms are found in Florida?

Limestone A sedimentary rock formed from the remains of tiny sea animals.

What landforms are found in Florida? Rivers, hills and ridges, coastal features, lakes, and wetlands

Pg. 143 Ridge A long, raised strip of land that runs parallel to the coast. Lake Wales Ridge which is 91m in height in the central

highlands. Rivers Floridas streams and rivers carry and drop sediment along the coast. Two riversApalachicola River empties into the Gulf of

Mexico. The St Johns River is on the east coast of Florida and is the longest river. 310miles. Lakes

There are more than 7,000 lakes. The largest is Lake Okeechobee is at its deepest 6m. Formed due to the limestone and karst topography.

Wetlands The Everglades is a large wetlandformed on a limestone basewhich is fed from Lake Okeechobee. This area has unique type of

mangrove trees. Coastal Features Barrier islands and built up sand bars form most of our coastal features. Florida Keys

and the reefs are made of calcite. Landform Regions There are 3 main regionsNorthern Highlands, Central

Highlands and the Coastal Lowlands Florida Landforms 144 pg. Examples of Florida Landforms

Coral Reef Florida Everglades Apalachicola River

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