Unformatted text preview: b. False 3). The Mississippi River delta is considered to be a wave-dominated delta. a. True b. False 4). Which of the following are causes of delta plain land loss in Louisiana? a. The trapping of sediment via dams in the Rocky Mountains b. Eustatic (world-wide) sea-level fall c. Depression of the crust via sediment loading d. Land subsidence driven by sediment compaction e. A, C, and D only f. All of the Above 5). Large spatially extensive (wide) barrier islands will significantly reduce the strength of Tropical Storms (hurricanes) before they hit the true coastline. a. True b. False...
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- Spring '07
- Geology, Mississippi River, Mississippi River Delta