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Spit (landform) - Wikipedia


A spit or sandspit is a deposition bar or beach landform found off coasts or lake shores. ... in the direction the waves are breaking, forming an above-water spit.

BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Spits


Spits are formed where the prevailing wind blows at an angle to the coastline, resulting in longshore drift. An example of a spit is Spurn Head, found along the ...

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Features of Deposition - Geography AS Notes


Refraction around the end of a spit curves it into a “hook” forming a recurved spit. ... Spits are eroded by the sea and wind but a constant supply of sediment from ...



Aug 26, 2010 ... A Spit is a long, narrow ridge of deposited materials that extends from the mainland into the sea. An example in Brunei is Muara Spit and Kuala ...

Formation of spits, tombolos and bars - SlideShare


Nov 2, 2011 ... Formation of spits, tombolos and bars. 1. By:Syazwani Ismail; 2. Spit is a long narrow ridges of sand and shingle which is projected into the ...

How are sand spits formed? | Reference.com


Sand spits form after sudden changes in the shape of a coastline. This causes longshore drifts that deposit sediment in the direction of the drift, rather than along ...

Deposition landforms - Coolgeography.co.uk

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Find out about how beaches, spits and bars are formed by deposition along a coastline.

GCSE Geography - Formation of Spits | Revision Centre


Points A, B, and C show the progression of the spit's formation. ... Short term changes in wind and wave direction causing the curved ends to the spit. 7. Fastest ...

Spits & Marshes - coastal deposition on Vimeo


How spits are formed by longshore drift and then salt marshes. BBC footage showing images of Wales. Suitable for geography classes learning about coastal  ...