Sedimentary Depositional Environments

This college electronic textbook with almost 800 color figures will be welcomed for any college geology course that includes studies in sediment. Sedimentary environments include glaciers, deserts, rivers, deltas, coastal bays, tidal flats and wetlands, beaches and dunes, barrier-inlet systems, continental margins, and ocean floors. Discussion includes the organisms present in sediments as will how human activities impact the natural environments. Professor Richard A. Davis Jr. presents the composition, structure, and formation of these environments in a clear and precise manner. Providing this book in digital form makes it priced for students.

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  • Format:  eBook
    ISBN: 9781561649914

    24.99
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Preface
Chapter 1 – Sediments
Chapter 2 – Sediment Dynamics
Chapter 3 – Glaciers
Chapter 4 – Deserts
Chapter 5 – Rivers
Chapter 6 – Deltas
Chapter 7 – Coastal Bays
Chapter 8 – Tidal Flats and Wetlands
Chapter 9 – Beaches and Dunes
Chapter 10 – Barrier-Inlet Systems
Chapter 11 – Continental Margin
Chapter 12 – Ocean Floor
Chapter 13 – Carbonate Platforms
Chapter 14 – Reefs
Glossary

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This college electronic textbook with almost 800 color figures will be welcomed for any college geology course that includes studies in sediment. Sedimentary environments include glaciers, deserts, rivers, deltas, coastal bays, tidal flats and wetlands, beaches and dunes, barrier-inlet systems, continental margins, and ocean floors. Discussion includes the organisms present in sediments as will how human activities impact the natural environments. Professor Richard A. Davis Jr. presents the composition, structure, and formation of these environments in a clear and precise manner. Providing this book in digital form makes it priced for students.

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