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Unformatted text preview: Erosion Deposition Till vs. outwash Alpine landforms Continental glaciation landforms Snow to ice transformation The behavior of ice The ice ages Extent of glaciation Affects on Ohio, and the Great Lakes Other ice age landscape changes Loading and unloading of the land Coastal changes Pluvial lakes of the west and midwest Chapter 19 What makes a desert? Climate, latitude, altitude Atmosphere and ocean currents Weathering in deserts Erosion in deserts The role of running water The role of the wind Wind blown sediment and dunes Landforms of the deserts Alluvial fans, bajadas Playas Desertification and man Chapter 20 Origin and action of waves Wave energy and coastal erosion Coastal transport and deposition Beach structure and coastal landforms Emergent vs. submergent coasts Barrier island dynamics Role of storms Role of the ice ages in coastal deposition and sea level/land interaction Organic coastlines...
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This note was uploaded on 07/17/2008 for the course GS 121 taught by Professor Leavell during the Fall '07 term at Ohio State.
- Fall '07