This stream in the redwoods together with its environment can be thought of as
forming a river or lotic ecosystem. The ecosystem of a river is the river viewed as
a system operating in its natural e...
Question 1 0 out of 2 points Which rock type is most likely to have been deposited
in a high-energy environment (such as a very turbulent stream)? Selected ...
Mar 24, 2014 ... Advertisement. The most important mechanical weathering process is____
______. frost action ... Which rock type is associated with a high-energy
environment (such as a very turbulent stream)? conglomerate. which pair of ...
Apr 17, 2013 ... Such material, called detritus, consists of fragments of rocks and minerals. ... This
type of sedimentary deposition is referred to as clastic sedimentation. .... High
energy (high velocity) currents can carry larger fragments. ... they have many
turbulent eddies where the velocity of the stream changes suddenly .....
Major Rock Types. ▫ Igneous rocks are ... There are two types of sedimentary
rocks: Clastic and Chemical. ▫ .... The sediments that form shale are most likely
deposited very gradually ... grains suggests that conglomerates form in high-
energy ... in high energy environments such as steep-gradient streams, glacial
Most limestone has a biochemical origin. true. Which rock type is associated with
high-energy environment(such as a very turbulent stream), conglomerate.
A high-energy environment is one in which the water is fast-moving and ...
Dinosaur bones are most likely to be found in clastic sediments. ... are indicative
of high-energy environments such as dunes, rivers and beaches. ....
Compressions are often associated with low-energy low-oxygen environments,
except in the case of ...
of sediments marking place where a stream moves from a steep gradient ... has
been filled with mineral matter such as calcite, chalcedony, or ... ray of energy
leaves a surface after passing through it. ... in a sediment or sedimentary rock
during or after deposition. ..... debris flow Fast-moving, turbulent mass movement
Many factors determine the kind of sedimentary rock .... the type of sediment
becomes the key to the environ- .... entrance of a stream into quiet water such as
the ocean ... of sandstones described in this chapter, which is most commonly
associated with such deep-sea ... ments predominate in this high-energy
Three main types of rocks can be identified on the Earth's surface: igneous, ... In
this model, the formation of minerals starts with two different chemical sequences
at high .... It is caused by the quick release of potential energy through motion. ....
One of the most obvious landforms created by streams are the channels they ...