Geology Project 2 - away at the sediment and rocks...

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Glacial Ice Caps U Shaped Valley- It got its shape after it was over deepened by a glacier Mountains formed by sub ducting Juan de Fuca plate Desolation Sound, Canada
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Beach, well sorted sediment Ripple Marks made from water Igneous rocks created by volcanic activity Me Maui, Hawaii
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Physical Weathering from the water has made these rocks smooth Gravity is causing this water to fall downward Vegetation and plant life growing on these rocks Desolation Sound, Canada
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Meandering River- a bending river Cutbank- where most of the erosion occurs and the river cuts
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Unformatted text preview: away at the sediment and rocks Desolation Sound, Canada Point Bar- The inner part of a bend in the river where gravel and sediment accumulate Fracture- these rocks are very brittle and fracture easily Erosion Root Wedging- roots grew into these rocks causing them to widen and even break Bills House West of Emerald Creek The barrier of an ancient lake. This whole area used to be filled with water. Desolation Sound, Canada Reduced white layer of sediment unaffected by oxidation Layered Sedimentary Rock...
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This note was uploaded on 04/08/2008 for the course GEO 101 taught by Professor Wilkie during the Spring '08 term at Washington State University .

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