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What is Deposits formed when wind blown sediments settle and build up behind an obstacle?
Asked in Geology
What two rocks are formed by calcite deposits and sand sediments?
Asked in Science, Earth Sciences
Compare the process of compaction and cementation?
Asked in Geography
Ridge consisting of unsorted sediments deposited at the sides of a glacier?
Asked in Canada
How were coal deposits formed in western Canada during mesozoic era?
Asked in Waterfalls, The River Nile
Which type of landform has the nile river formed at its mouth?
Asked in Science, Meteorology and Weather, Speleology
How are roof cave and floor cave deposits similar?
Asked in Rocks and Minerals
What is a sedimentary rock that is formed from sand deposits?
What is sedimentary rock formed for deposits of shells?
Asked in Ice Ages
Is it true deposits were formed when ancient seas evaporated?
Asked in River Deltas
What are the conditions needed for a river delta to be formed?
river looses velocity, and deposits it's load (river looses velocity when it enters a river or lake) heavy material is deposited first and silt last. for a delta to be formed there must be deposition of sediments and distribution channels. delta are formed when the river deposits it alluvium at the mouth of the river and then the river forced to split.