a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes.
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain meseas and high plateaus.
the central plateau of Spain.
the uplands of France, which account for about 1/6 th of French lands.
partially decayed plant matter found in bogs.
North Atlantic Drift
a current of warm water from the Tropics.
a hot, steady south wind that blows from North America across the Mediterranean Sea into southern Europe, mostly in spring.
a cold, dry wind from the North.
an earthen bank used to direct or prevent the passage of water.
land that is reclaimed from the sea or other body of water by diking or drainage.
structures used to control the sea's destructive impact on human life.
high earthen platforms used in seaworks.
former inlet of the North Sea in the Netherlands.
a freshwater lake seperated from the North Sea by a dike and bordered by polders.