Texas Physical Features


Texas Physical Features

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

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Texas Physical Features
Arches 12
Areas 26
Arroyos 19
Bars 56
Basins 64
Bays 275
Beaches 25
Benches 1
Bends 250
Capes 279
Cliffs 185
Craters 1
Falls 29
Flats 192
Forests 9
Gaps 156
Guts 210
Islands 258
Lakes 1,836
Pillars 21
Plains 7
Ranges 59
Rapids 5
Ridges 113
Slopes 2
Springs 1,220
Streams 11,477
Summits 2,105
Swamps 204
Valleys 2,769
Woods 16
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