Geography revision, formation of a spit
A spit is a deposition feature. For a spit to form three factors are needed:
1) Shallow water.
2) A sudden change in the direction of coastline.
3) An area where longshore drift occurs.
A spit is a long narrow ridge of sand and shingle which projects from the coastline into the sea. The formation of a spit occurs because of a change in the direction of coastline. The…