Practice Landform Photographs for Midterm Exam

 

pediment

alluvial fan, braided channel

pediment and parrallel drainage, and inselberg

bajada

braided channel

 

exfoliation sheets

ox bow lake and avulsion

tafoni

 

anastomosing river

rotational slide (slump)

arid hillslope (sharp angles, no regolith, parallel retreat)

debris flow (levees)

rills and parallel drainage; also critical point

drunken trees from hillslope creep

terraces (tread, riser)

spheroidal weathering