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Review section Aeolian Key concepts and terms: 3 factors influence arid climates: What are they? How is wind similar and different from water? How is particle transport by wind similar to transport in water? What is desert pavement? What are most deserts? Hamadas (or Regs) or Ergs?
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Unformatted text preview: How do you determine wind direction from dune morphology? What is a barchan? Key figures: What does this figure show? What type of dune is shown in this figure? Where does the wind come from?...
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This note was uploaded on 10/06/2011 for the course GEOL 101 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '11 term at S.F. State.

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