Coastal depositional landforms ppt

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Coastal Landforms Coastal Landforms Erosional and depositional landforms Defining the Coastal Area Zone The coastline is the line where the land and sea meet. The coast is a zone or PowerPoint PPT presentation free to viewLandforms of coastal deposition coastal deposition happens when the sea drops or deposits material. This can include sand, sediment and shingle. Constructive waves typically form landforms of coastal deposition. This results in the formation of landforms of coastal deposition such as a beach, spit, tombolo and a bar. coastal depositional landforms ppt

Accretional (Depositional) Coastal Features Tombolos Occur where spit growth extends to an offshore island Island often influences wave field refraction Italian term, where they are numerous and welldeveloped see Figure 2. 16 in Komar Barrier Islands Occur along 13 of the worlds shorelines

Title: Coastal Landforms 1 Coastal Landforms. Erosional and depositional landforms; 2 Defining the Coastal Area Zone. The coastline is the line where the land and sea meet. The coast is a zone or strip of land extending from the coastline, which borders the sea to where the land rises inland. Its limit is marked by the level of high tide. 17. 3 Landforms of Coastal Deposition Some coastal areas are dominated by erosion, an example being the Pacific coast of Canada and the United States, while others are dominated by deposition, examples being the Atlantic and Caribbean coasts of the United States.coastal depositional landforms ppt Apr 06, 2009  Landforms of coastal erosion 1) Headlands and Bays 2) Cliffs and Wave Cut Platforms 3) Caves, Arches, Stacks and Stumps 4. Headlands& Bays Headlands& Bays

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