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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aeolian_processes

Wind erosion of soil at the foot of Chimborazo, Ecuador. Rock carved by drifting sand below Fortification Rock in Arizona (Photo by Timothy H. O'Sullivan, USGS, 1871). Aeolian processes, also spelled eolian or √¶olian, pertain to wind activity in the study of geology .... He recognized two basic dune types, the crescentic dune, which he called ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Erosion

In earth science, erosion is the action of surface processes that removes soil, rock , or dissolved ... Water and wind erosion are the two primary causes of land degradation; combined, ... Rainfall, and the surface runoff which may result from rainfall, produces four main types of soil erosion: splash erosion, sheet erosion, rill ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saltation_(geology)

In geology, saltation (from Latin saltus, "leap") is a specific type of particle transport by fluids such as wind or water. ... (Photo credit: Wind Erosion Research Unit, USDA-ARS, Manhattan, Kansas). A recent study finds that saltating sand particles ...

milford.nserl.purdue.edu/weppdocs/overview/wndersn.html

Wind erosion is a serious environmental problem attracting the attention of many ... creep are the three types of soil movement which occur during wind erosion.

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Part I, Part II. This video clip explains the three types of wind erosion, (saltation, surface creep, and suspension). Video Clip by Dr. John Tatarko, USDA.

examples.yourdictionary.com/examples-of-wind-erosion.html

The term wind erosion refers to the damage to land as a result of wind removing soil from ... Wind erosion can result in a variety of types of movement of the soil.

www.reference.com/science/types-wind-erosion-ab6e0fcc2acbe62f

The three main types of wind erosion are suspension, saltation and creep. Suspension is the blowing of tiny particles into the air where they may be carried for ...

www.environment.nsw.gov.au/topics/land-and-soil/soil-degradation/wind-erosion

Nov 16, 2017 ... What is wind erosion? What are the causes and effects, and how can it be prevented? Wind erosion is a natural process that moves soil from ...

www.ck12.org/book/CK-12-Earth-Science-Concepts-For-High-School/section/7.12

A strong wind slows down, often over some type of obstacle, such as a rock or some vegetation, and drops its sand. As the wind moves up and over the obstacle, ...