Delta - delta An inverted river delta is a special category...

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Brian Kim Geography 001 Homework 3 San Francisco Bay/Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta System The Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta is formed at the flowing together of the south-flowing Sacramento River and the north-flowing San Joaquin River. The delta and San Francisco Bay constitute the West Coast's most significant estuary. This estuary is an example of inverted river
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Unformatted text preview: delta. An inverted river delta is a special category of river delta in which the narrow end of the delta emerges on the seafront and the wide end is located further inland, so that the locations of both ends of the delta are inverted. The water from the rivers that drain the Central Valley, exit through the Carquinez Strait...
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