Flashcards - The Earth, Weather & Erosion

Flashcards - The Earth, Weather & Erosion
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aeolian landforms
Aeolian landforms are features of the Earth's surface produced by either the erosive or constructive action of the wind
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erosion
In earth science, erosion is the action of surface processes that remove soil, rock, or dissolved material from one location on the Earth's crust, then transport it away to another location
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erosion
In earth science, erosion is the action of surface processes that remove soil, rock, or dissolved material from one location on the Earth's crust, then transport it away to another location
aeolian landforms
Aeolian landforms are features of the Earth's surface produced by either the erosive or constructive action of the wind
rill
In hillslope geomorphology, a rill is a shallow channel cut into soil by the erosive action of flowing water
Beach erosion
Coastal erosion is the wearing away of land and the removal of beach or dune sediments by wave action, tidal currents, wave currents, drainage or high winds
high and low pressure areas
A low-pressure area, low or depression, is a region where the atmospheric pressure is lower than that of surrounding locations

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