Deltas

Some articles on deltas, delta:

Lunae Palus Quadrangle - Deltas
... Researchers have found a number of examples of deltas that formed in Martian lakes ... Finding deltas is a major sign that Mars once had a lot of water ... Deltas often require deep water over a long period of time to form ...
Brave New World (role-playing Game) - Alternate History - Deltas
... He was the first, but soon after the war many other super-powered humans started to appear ... Nobody knew from where, but people who were in mortal danger would sometimes begin to manifest superhuman powers ...
National Center For Earth-surface Dynamics - Research
... individual stream reaches (Streams), and depositional systems (Deltas) ... NCED Deltas research seeks to understand the processes of delta dynamics to inform the present-day restoration of the Mississippi River Delta ... Research in this program uses the subsurface stratigraphy of modern deltas to infer rates, spatial patterns, and mechanisms of natural (pre-human) delta building processes ...
Beach Evolution - Erosion and Accretion - Gradual Processes - Deltas
... Deltas are nourished by alluvial systems and accumulate sand and silt, growing where the sediment flux from land is large enough to avoid complete removal by coastal currents, tides, or waves ... Most modern deltas formed during the last five thousand years, after the present sea-level high stand was attained ... may remove significant portions of delta sediment or change its lobe distribution and, on longer geological time scales, sea-level fluctuations lead to destruction of deltaic features ...
Subdivisions Of Vietnam - Economy - Transport - Water
... In addition, the Mekong and Red River deltas are vital to Vietnam's social and economic welfare – most of the country's population lives along or near these river deltas, and the major cities of Ho Chi ...