􀂙Role of water in arid climates

􀂙Role of water in arid climates - Rare...

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? Role of water in arid climates • Streams are dry most of the time • Desert streams are ephemeral: Flow only during periods of rainfall • Desert rainfall
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Unformatted text preview: Rare heavy showers Causes flash floods Poorly integrated drainage Most erosional work in a desert is done by running water...
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This document was uploaded on 11/01/2011 for the course ESC 2070 at FAU.

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