Issue Date: July/August 2009


GEOSTRATA, 2009, July/August, 31-35       Figure 1.  Near-vertical loess bluff face. Encyclopedia Britannica defines loess as “an unstratified, geologically recent deposit of silty or loamy material that is usually buff or yellowish brown in colour and is chiefly deposited by the wind. Loess is a sedimentary deposit composed largely of silt-size grains that […]

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