Oxbow sentence example
Oxbow lakes and bayous are common only in the Delta.
There are some cut-offs or oxbow lakes along the Missouri, and many lakelets originally such are scattered along the Platte, Elkhorn, Big Blue and other rivers.
From our base at the comfortable Oropendola Lodge we'll be able to explore the trails, oxbow lakes and visit nearby canopy platforms.
The two passages to the left at the main junction joined to form a small oxbow.
An interesting discovery was a small round tube going off to the left, probably an abandoned oxbow.Advertisement
Returning to the Letterbox, the Clean passage leads off as a low crawl which passes an oxbow after 15m.
To our surprise the passage formed a high, dry oxbow to the main streamway, which we were now ready to explore.
Imagine a long stream passage where there is a short oxbow connecting across a meander.
The ledge was traversed to gain a short high-level oxbow on the left.
A diversion along the dry oxbow bypasses the waterfall pitch.Advertisement
Thus it forms an old oxbow to the Main Drain.