How Do Trees and Plants Cause Weathering?


Trees and plants cause weathering through their roots. Roots break up rocks, forming sediments that form sedimentary rocks. For instance, when you see a broken sidewalk near a tree, you know that roots caused weathering contributing to the rock cycle by making a sediment.
Q&A Related to "How Do Trees and Plants Cause Weathering?"
how do plants cause weathering.
1. Select a planting site that receives six or more hours of sun exposure per day and offers well-draining soil. Keep the mature size of your tree in mind when choosing a planting
Mechanical weathering occurs when roots grow and cause the rock to break (just like the roots that crack the sidewalk). Chemical weathering occurs when roots release chemicals,
I am a plumber and have dealt extensively with the aftermath of roots in drains. As mentioned before by. Blake Williams. having the main roots near the drain can crack it. We are
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