Rivers & Coasts

What is the process that causes erosion by the force of water?
hydraulic action
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The transportational process of the movement of sediment along a beach.
longshore drift
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The name of the area where water is collected in the drainage basin.
catchment area
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Name of the graph used to display the time taken and the amount of water in a river after precipiation.
storm hydrograph
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The types of management techniques and strategies used with the knowledge of river processes and/or coastal erosion in mind.
soft engineering
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The erosional process when small soluable materials are dissolved by the water.
Solution
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Card 2

Front

The transportational process of the movement of sediment along a beach.

Back

longshore drift

Card 3

Front

The name of the area where water is collected in the drainage basin.

Back

Preview of the front of card 3

Card 4

Front

Name of the graph used to display the time taken and the amount of water in a river after precipiation.

Back

Preview of the front of card 4

Card 5

Front

The types of management techniques and strategies used with the knowledge of river processes and/or coastal erosion in mind.

Back

Preview of the front of card 5
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