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Picture Glossary of Geological Landforms - Geology - About.com
Find and see geological landforms at About.com Geology. ... rock column carved by desert erosion. Hoodoo Rock—Bizarre rock shape carved by desert erosion.
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Yardang - Erosional Landforms - Geology - About.com
This field of yardangs formed in poorly lithified sediments of a former lake bed in Egypt's Western Desert. Steady winds blew away the dust and silt, and in the ...
http://geology.about.com/od/structureslandforms/ig/erosional/yardang.htm
Arch - Erosional Landforms - Geology - About.com
Erosional Landform Pictures. By Andrew Alden. This arch, in Arches National Park in Utah, formed by erosion of solid rock. Water is the sculptor, even in deserts ...
http://geology.about.com/od/structureslandforms/ig/erosional/arch.htm
Butte - Erosional Landforms - Geology - About.com
The incomparable landscape of the Four Corners region, in the desert Southwest of the United States, is dotted with mesas and with buttes, their smaller siblings ...
http://geology.about.com/od/structureslandforms/ig/erosional/butte.htm
Desert Pavement - Geology - About.com
Desert pavement in Joshua Tree National Park and on Mars, with notes from the ... See more examples of desert pavement in this photo gallery. ... Landforms
http://geology.about.com/library/bl/images/bldesertpave.htm
Mesa - Erosional Landforms - Geology - About.com
is Spanish for table, and another name for mesas is table mountains. Mesas form in arid climates in regions where nearly flat rocks, either sedimentary beds or ...
http://geology.about.com/od/structureslandforms/ig/erosional/mesa.htm
Desert Geology - California Geology Gallery - About.com
Photos of the geology of the California desert region. ... Application Essay Prompts. See More About. deserts · desert landforms · southern california geology ...
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Hoodoo Rock - Erosional Landforms - Geology - About.com
Deserts create many strange-looking landforms from the rocks beneath them, like arches and domes and yardangs and mesas. But a particularly grotesque one ...
http://geology.about.com/od/structureslandforms/ig/erosional/hoodoorock.htm
Desert Varnish - Geology - About.com
A photo of desert varnish from Joshua Tree National Park, California. ... But the stone on the right is covered with desert varnish or rock varnish. ... Landforms
http://geology.about.com/library/bl/images/bldesertvarnish.htm
Gully - Erosional Landforms - Geology - About.com
A gully is part of a spectrum of landforms created as running water erodes sediment. Erosion starts with sheet erosion, until running water concentrates into small ...
http://geology.about.com/od/structureslandforms/ig/erosional/gully.htm
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