Alluvial

  • (adj): Of or relating to alluvium.

Some articles on alluvial:

Alluvial (horse)
... Alluvial (foaled 1969 in Kentucky) is an American thoroughbred mare racehorse ... Alluvial was a half-sister, thru Bayou, to the graded stakes race winning filly Batteur, who won the Santa Monica Handicap, Santa Margarita Handicap, Santa Maria Handicap, and Santa Barbara Handicap, as well ... Alluvial was unraced and is best known not for her racing success as a graded stakes race winner but for her success as a broodmare ...
List Of Alluvial Sites In Switzerland
... The List of alluvial sites in Switzerland, listing the Swiss heritage floodplains ... It is based on the Federal Inventory of Alluvial sites of National Importance, part of a 1992 Ordinance of the Swiss Federal Council implementing the Federal Law on the Protection of Nature and Cultural ...
Alluvial Desert
... "Alluvial" describes rich, fertile soil deposited by rivers and streams ... The alluvial desert is one created from large rivers leaving behind their rich, fertile sediments ... them to invent irrigation to successfully farm this alluvial desert ...
River - Classification - Topographical Classification
... Rivers can generally be classified as either alluvial, bedrock, or some mix of the two ... Alluvial rivers have channels and floodplains that are self-formed in unconsolidated or weakly consolidated sediments ... patches of bedrock and patches of deep alluvial cover are classified as mixed bedrock-alluvial ...
Sierra Nevada De Santa Marta National Park - Geology
... Marta is mainly represented by colluvial-alluvial valley fill and by recent beach deposits ... cliffs cut into schists and granites, whereas the embayments front alluvial valley deposits ... sand to granules eroded from adjacent cliffs and alluvial deposits ...