Test your skills!!!
- What are the 3 types of flow associated with fluvially dominated deltas? Discuss the differences in water density between the 3 types. What extent or shape would you expect from each type?
- When are tidal sand ridges the largest and why?
- What are the components of the lower delta plain? What biological remains would you expect to find in each?
- What sediment types would you expect to find in the upper delta plain, lower delta plain, and subaqueous delta?
- Where would you expect to find deltas throughout the world?
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Wednesday, April 03, 2013