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CLIP 4304

Highland landforms – before and after glaciation

Highland landforms – before and after glaciation

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Key Info
  • Highland landforms – before and after glaciation
  • Duration: 02:03
  • A highland landscape is described before, during and after glaciation. Around 10,000 years ago, Scotland was in the grip of an ice age with massive ice sheets and glaciers covering the landscape. These transformed a landscape formed by rivers to a glaciated landscape with sharper, deeper and more dramatic features.
  • Subject:




  • Keywords: gully, valley, glacier, erosion, transportation, deposition, geography, bitesize
Ideas for use in class
  • The clip can act as a basic introduction to features of glaciation. It can lead into study of the landforms of specific highland areas.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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