• Erosion by a stream depends on the velocity of the water.
  • It also depends on how big the particles are.
  • Fast water erodes more material than slow water.
  • Large curves, called meanders, form because of erosion and deposition by the moving water.
  • When a river on flat ground is cut off from the rest of the river, it may become an oxbow lake.
  • How much water carries more and larger sediment?
  • Find out by finding out how many licks it takes to reach the center of a lollipop.
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