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Features of Stream Erosion

Stream erosion brings enormous changes within the landscape of its passage. The power of water gets succeeded in order to remove all kinds of obstacles before its way. It cuts the rocks, erodes the ledges, digs out trenches. Stream water brings many changes to the channel it passes through. Following are the main features of …

Work of Wind

What is a Wind? The air currents in the motion are called “wind”. The wind is an important agent of erosion, transportation and deposition. Its work is particularly seen in arid regions. Wind Erosion: Although wind erosion is not restricted to arid and semi-arid regions, it does its most effective work in these areas. Wind …