Chalk And Clay Landscapes

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Information about Chalk And Clay Landscapes

Published on April 29, 2008

Author: cheergalsal


Chalk and Clay Landscapes Formation and Land Use

The main feature of a chalk landscape is an escarpment. The escarpment has two distinctive slopes- a scarp slope which is steep and a dip slope which is more gentle. The main features of a clay landscape is a vale- an area of flat land which is a chalk and clay area is found between the escarpments.

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