Asked in Earth Sciences, Erosion and Weathering
Does a mature stream causes erosion since it moves very slowly?
A mature stream causes more erosion than a young stream, due to the pure fact that theres more curve in a mature stream causing the sediments to shift more frequently. ...
Asked in Mammals
How do developing placental young receive nourishment?
Before birth, nutrients in the mother's blood stream flow through the umbilical cord into the fetus's blood stream. After birth, young placental mammals suckle (drink their mother's milk) until they are weaned. ...
Asked in Science
What is a young stream?
A1 a creek A2 Well, sometimes a question is easier to answer from the other end, in this case, 'what is a mature stream'. A mature stream would have a well developed drainage pattern in a mature landscape. Mature in this sense means without major or frequent changes. So our young stream will have a juvenile landscape, in which the drainage pattern is still developing. Changes of the landscape may be fairly frequent. Our stream will probably be small in volume, and will...