Alabama Physical Features


Alabama Physical Features

Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.

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Alabama Physical Features
Arches 10
Areas 15
Bars 328
Basins 52
Bays 72
Beaches 3
Benches 2
Bends 144
Capes 179
Cliffs 167
Falls 34
Flats 26
Forests 11
Gaps 303
Guts 94
Islands 158
Lakes 462
Pillars 13
Plains 3
Ranges 9
Rapids 6
Ridges 247
Springs 589
Streams 6,543
Summits 815
Swamps 96
Valleys 880
Woods 1
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Puerto Rico’s Forgotten Island Vieques Needs Help

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