Nicholas Castorina, Amogh Singhal, Emily Tepera
Capital City: Tehran
Kharg Island- it separated from the mainland because of rising sea levels
Persian Gulf- many rivers flow into this area
Alborz Mountain Range- two land masses pushed against each other in a convergent boundary, causing land to move upwards
Great Salt Desert- climate change over time causing desertification
Miynakale Peninsula- movement of water, rock, and soil and non erosion of this area.
Silakhor Plain- movement of rock and soil, and protection from erosion
Iranian Plateau- hot magma pushed towards Earth’s surface causing large chucks of land to rise.
Strait of Hormuz- water wanting to move out from the Persian gulf taking the lowest point to the ocean.
Mehran River- movement of water from the gulf.
Ovan Lake- water that got stuck in a basin and never evaporated
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