Tuesday, November 1, 2011

Sedimentation in flowing water

This is an article on sedimentation in flowing water with video
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Above is a video illustration of the formation of sedimentary layer in flowing water. It is based on both experimentation and observation. The direction of flow is left to right. Note that all three layers are forming together in the direction of flow. This means that the Principles of Stratigraphy do not necessarily work in the real world.

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