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How was niagara falls formed?

Niagara Falls was formed 12,000 years ago when melting glaciers began to form the large freshwater lakes now known as the Great Lakes. The water in Lake Erie ran downhill toward Lake Ontario, forming a river. This river crosses a ridge known as the Niagara Escarpment. The area where this river falls over the cliffs of the Niagara Escarpment is known as Niagara Falls.
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How was niagara falls formed?
Niagara Falls is on of nature's greatest wonders. These gigantic waterfalls were formed 10,000 years ago when the last glaciers were retreating north. As the glaciers moved, they exposed cliffs at Niagara and allowed water to flow from Lake Erie into  wiki.answers.com
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1 Visit both the Canadian and American sides. If you are planning to stay, book a hotel on the Canadian side, as the hotels are of better quality here. You can cross to the USA (Buffalo) or to the Canadian side via a bridge - make sure to have your  www.wikihow.com
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