Dictionary of Geotourism

2020 Edition
| Editors: Anze Chen, Young Ng, Erkuang Zhang, Mingzhong Tian

Terrestrial Hydrological and Marine Factors of Landscape Formation

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-2538-0_2451

The factors that form distinctive terrestrial hydrological landscapes include glaciers, rivers, lakes, marshes and wetlands, groundwater and springs. Other factors, such as waves, ocean currents and marine life, control the formation of coastal landscapes and the creation of marine tourism resources.

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