The following glossary of waterfall terms is based on a glossary from "A BASE, The point at the bottom of a waterfall where the stream ends its.
The waterfall drop is about 3500 meters (11,500 feet). The bottom of waterfalls is often clustered with sharp, jagged rocks, as the water crashing into the ground.
A plunge pool is a deep depression in a stream bed at the base of a waterfall or shut-in. It is created by the erosional forces of cascading water on the rocks at.
A waterfall is an area where water flows over a vertical drop or a series of steep drops in the to flowing over the rock shelf, and there is usually a deep area just below the waterfall because of the kinetic energy of the water hitting the bottom.