Glacial Deposits

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Glaciology - Glacial Deposits - Unstratified
... Till-unsorted (glacial flour to boulders) deposited by receding/advancing glaciers, forming moraines, and drumlins Moraines (Terminal) material deposited at the end (Ground) material deposited as ...
Sun Prairie, Wisconsin - Geography - Geology
... This area contains deep glacial deposits created by the last Wisconsin Glaciation ... The deposits found in this area include general glacial deposits and marsh deposits, and consist of many small drumlins interspersed with shallow glacial deposits ...
Geology Of Yorkshire - Topography - Holderness
... but in most places it is so deeply buried beneath glacial deposits that it has no influence on the landscape ... The landscape is dominated by deposits of till, boulder clays and glacial lake clays ... The glacial deposits form a more or less continuous lowland plain which has some peat filled depressions (known locally as meres) which mark the presence of former lake beds ...
Geography Of The Interior United States - The Prairie States
... The prairies are a contribution of the glacial period ... They consist for the most part of glacial drift, deposited unconformably on an underlying rock surface of moderate or small relief ... It is thus by sub-glacial aggradation that the prairies have been levelled up to a smooth surface, in contrast to the higher and non-glaciated hilly country just to the south ...

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