By Kenneth Pye
Comprised of 9 chapters, this publication starts off with an outline of the final nature and value of windborne dirt in addition to the significance of aeolian airborne dirt and dust and loess. the following bankruptcy offers with the mechanisms underlying the formation of good debris, together with glacial grinding, frost and salt weathering, and fluvial comminution. The reader is then brought to airborne dirt and dust entrainment, delivery, and deposition, including airborne dirt and dust resources, sinks, and premiums of deposition. next chapters specialize in the consequences of dirt deflation, delivery, and deposition; airborne dirt and dust deposition within the oceans; and loess distribution and the thickness and morphology of loess deposits.
This monograph is written essentially for examine staff and complex scholars in sedimentology, geomorphology, and Quaternary experiences, yet can be more likely to be of price to soil scientists, meteorologists, planetary geologists, engineers, and others involved in environmental management.
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