Valley Drainage               
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Roger Weller, geology instructor 
(
wellerr@cochise.edu)  3/21/18         7 views 
 

     Valley drainage occurs along a straight stretch of river flanked on each side
by a series of small tributaries.


example 1- Western Texas
width of view:  0.62 miles


latitude:  30.401     longitude:  -102.709
photo credits:  Google Earth

example 2- Western Colorado
width of view:  1.1 miles


latitude:  37.390     longitude:  -108.927
photo credits:  Google Earth

example 3- Western Colorado
width of view:  0.9 miles 


latitude:  37.350     longitude:  -108.740
photo credits:  Google Earth

example 4-  Southwestern Utah
width of view:  1.1 miles 

latitude:  37.741     longitude:  -109.228
photo credits:  Google Earth

example 5-  Western Montana
width of view:  3 miles 

latitude:  46.323     longitude:  -111.358
photo credits:  Google Earth

example 6- Eastern California
width of view:  2.9 miles 

latitude:  37.199     longitude:  -117.907
photo credits:  Google Earth

example 7- Eastern California
width of view:  1 mile 

latitude:  36.761     longitude:  -118.294
photo credits:  Google Earth, LDEO/Columbia, NSF, NOAA, Landsat/Copernicus, US navy, NGA, GEBCO

Just credit photos to Google Earth/Cochise College.
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