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Name: Liv GreerG341 Week 9Videos1.Missoula Flood ErraticsSummary of film:This film is about a vineyard in the Willamette Valley that was once anisland with icy waters around it. Floods occurred 15,000 years ago, butflood debris are still found today. These rocks found today still tellstories about the Missoula Floods from long ago. Rocks weretransported as far as Canada. Glaciers traveled south which made aninland sea which transported these rocks. This glacier broke apart intomany many different pieces which carried rocks as far as Eugene.These erratically placed rocks confirm that these glaciers moved veryfar and “scraped” along other rocks. These floods made nutritious soildeposits and many erratically placed rocks.How this fits into the physiographic province:

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Term
Fall
Professor
WILLIAM ORR
Tags
Peat, Bog body, Willamette Valley, Woodburn Peat Bog

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