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.
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
Module 4 - Landslides, Slope Failure, and Other Mass Wasting Processes ...
Oct 29, 2014
Flows, like rockfalls and landslides, are fast moving
a stable slope called the angle of repose. • Stable slope angle is
This can make it difficult to classify a single event as being one
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 ...