Mount Maria facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsMount Maria
|Elevation||2,160 ft (660 m)|
|Location||West Falkland, Falkland Islands, south Atlantic Ocean|
|Parent range||Hornby Mountains|
As one of the highest mountains of the Falklands, it experienced some glaciation. The handful of mountains over 2,000 feet (610 m) have:
pronounced corries with small glacial lakes at their bases, [and] morainic ridges deposited below the corries suggest that the glaciers and ice domes were confined to areas of maximum elevation with other parts of the islands experiencing a periglacial climate.
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