U- Shaped Valley Larissa
What is a U-Shaped Valley? • A steep sided valley caused by a glacier erosion. • Glaciers are huge masses of ice.
Interesting facts • U-shaped valleys are found in areas with high elevation. • U-shaped valleys have broad flat valley floors. • U-shaped valleys exist in Glacier National Park in Montana and throughout the Rocky Mountains.
Sources • http://www.thefreedictionary.com/U-shaped+valley • http://kids.discovery.com/tell-me/curiosity-corner/earth/in-the-ocean/what-are-glaciers • http://geography.about.com/od/physicalgeography/a/valleyformation.htm • http://test.ourhomeground.com/entries/definition/u_shaped_valley • http://laddish.net • http://pubs.usgs.gov • http://sandatlas.org