Important factors

Important factors - weathering since water may remain in a...

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Important factors 2. Climate (amount of rainfall and temperature) ? Temperature and moisture are the most crucial factors ? Chemical weathering is most effective in areas of warm temperatures and abundant moisture ? Very cold climates may have decreased chemical
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Unformatted text preview: weathering since water may remain in a frozen state most of the time ? Dry and arid climates tend to have little chemical weathering due to lack of moisture...
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This document was uploaded on 11/01/2011 for the course ESC 2070 at FAU.

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