Difference between Delta and Estuary

Difference between Delta and Estuary

Distinguish, differentiate, compare and explain what is the difference between Delta and Estuary. Comparison and Differences.

Differences between Delta and Estuary

S.No. Delta Estuary
1 The triangular deposits made by the rivers at their mouth form Delta. The sharp edged mouth of rivers, devoid of any deposits is known as Estuary.
2 Deltas are formed in the regions of regions of low tides and coastal plains. Regions of high tides and rift valleys witness Estuaries.
3 Deltas are fertile lands. Estuary does not have fertile lands.


Difference between Estuary vs Delta

Delta vs Estuary

Differences between Estuary vs Delta

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