Mass wasting, also known as slope movement or mass movement, is the
geomorphic process ...
Rockfalls and rockslides. Rockfalls occur when pieces of rock break loose from a steep rock face or cliff. These result from the rock face being undercu.
Mass wasting - is movement in which bed rock, rock debris, or soil moves
downslope in bulk, or as a mass, because of the pull of ...
a stable slope called the angle of repose. • Stable slope angle is
Examples of rapid mass wasting include landslides and avalanches, which can
.... Most sources recognize at least three types of mass wasting: flow, slide, and
fall. ..... Please give the concept of
Flows, like rockfalls and landslides, are fast moving
Generally mass wasting is better known by such terms as landslides, rock ...
This can make it difficult to classify a single event as being one
Oct 29, 2014