Introduction to Geomorphology

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Introduction

This clip is a good starting point

The internal structure of the Earth

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The internal structure of the Earth

Classification of rocks: igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic and the rock cycle

The formation of rocks in details, including an explanation on weathering

The rock Cycle

Intrusive igneous activity and associated features: batholiths, laccoliths, monoliths, dykes, sills and pipes

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Overview of landforms associated with igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic rocks.

Igneous landforms:

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Sedimentary Landforms:

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Metamorphic Landforms:

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Useful Links:

http://ees.as.uky.edu/educational-materials

 

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