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Physical features of the Appalachian Plateau include coalfield sites, sandstone bluffs, sedimentary rocks and black shale. The Plateau is of great economic significance due to the coalfields in the area.

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Some physical features of Virginia include the Appalachian Ridge, Blue Ridge Mountains, Potomac River, Shenandoah River, Mount Rogers, Philpott Lake, Delmarva Peninsula, Hampton Roads and the James River. Virginia is loc...

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Alabama is separated into five regions, and its landscape includes rivers, caves and valleys. Alabama is bordered by Tennessee, Mississippi, Georgia and Florida.

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The landforms of North America are diverse and include the Appalachian Mountains, Canadian Shield, Great Plains and Sierra Madres, plus many river valleys, rolling hills and high bluffs. These landforms help make up the ...

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Canyons are formed by wind and water erosion over a long period of time after a large hill, mountain or plateau is formed. The original land mass is formed by tectonic plates colliding and causing tectonic uplift, and th...

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When a volcano surfaces just above sea level, erosion from waves can create a plateau called a guyot, that eventually sinks below sea level. Guyots sinks as a result of both erosion and the tectonic plates that the ocean...

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A plateau is a raised area of land, much like a mountain with a flat-looking top. A plateau may have one or more steep sides. Plateaus occur in various areas of the world and have different visual characteristics such as...

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