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List of glacial moraines

This a partial list of glacial moraines. They are arranged by continents and divided by related hydrologic basins. This list is incomplete. Please improve the listing.


North AmericaEdit

Moraines of the Great Lakes RegionEdit

Lake Ontario BasinEdit

Lake Erie BasinEdit

Lake Michigan BasinEdit

Lake Superior BasinEdit

Moraines of the Quebec and Ontario, CanadaEdit

Oak Ridge Moraine

Moraines of the U.S. and Canadian Rocky MountainsEdit



South AmericaEdit


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