The pictures below are valley landforms.  Click on the image of the valley to make it larger.

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A valley has 2 main characteristics

  1. Low land
  2. Between hills or mountains

Valley Landforms Examples:

The Minnesota River Valley
Death Valley

Related to a Valley: Rift Valley, Ravine ria, and Fjord

A valley is also called a glen, gully and dale.
See also hanging valley

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