This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.
Unformatted text preview: °Precipitation can also occur through life processes (biochemical origin). The most common process occurs as organisms, such as clams, use dissolved minerals (e.g. calcium) to make their shells. When these organisms die, their shells become “sediment”...
View Full Document
This document was uploaded on 11/01/2011 for the course ESC 2070 at FAU.
- Fall '08