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Landforms from Erosion and Deposition by Gravity loading

The factors that lead to landslides and other mass movements,their characteristics, and how to avoid them.

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    Landforms from Erosion and Deposition by Gravity

    Landforms from Erosion and Deposition by Gravity

    by CK-12 //basic
    Describes what causes landslides to occur and how to prevent them.
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    Creep

    Creep

    by CK-12 //basic
    Creep is a geologic phenomenon wherein soil moves slowly down slope due to gravity. One of the most interested effects of creep is the curious twist it may cause at the base of trees such as the specimen in this video.
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    Geo-Careers: Geotechnical Consultant

    Geo-Careers: Geotechnical Consultant

    by CK-12 //basic
    Geotechnical Consultants study the surface and its processes to determine if a project will cause damage to lives or property.
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