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The Norber Erratics. Blocks of older Silurian sandstone, perched on top of younger Carboniferous limestone, that were left by retreating ice at the end of the last Ice Age, Clapham, Yorkshire, winter  -  Graham  Eaton
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Graham Eaton / The Norber Erratics. Blocks of older Silurian sandstone, perched on top of younger Carboniferous limestone, that were left by retreating ice at the end of the last Ice Age, Clapham, Yorkshire, winter
An exposed bedding plane of Blue Lias, Jurassic age, Limestone and shale, showing rectilinear jointing patterns. Southerndown, South Glamorgan Heritage Coast, Wales, UK. September 2017.  -  Graham Eaton
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Graham Eaton / An exposed bedding plane of Blue Lias, Jurassic age, Limestone and shale, showing rectilinear jointing patterns. Southerndown, South Glamorgan Heritage Coast, Wales, UK. September 2017.
Conglomerate at the unconformity between the Carboniferous limestone below and the Triassic sandstone above at Sully, near Cardiff, South Glamorgan, Wales, UK. September.  -  Graham Eaton
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Graham Eaton / Conglomerate at the unconformity between the Carboniferous limestone below and the Triassic sandstone above at Sully, near Cardiff, South Glamorgan, Wales, UK. September.
An erratic of Silurian sandstone sitting on Carboniferous limestone at Twistleton Scar above Ingleton, with Ingleborough in the backgrond, October. Whernside, Yorkshire, England, UK.  -  Graham Eaton
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Graham Eaton / An erratic of Silurian sandstone sitting on Carboniferous limestone at Twistleton Scar above Ingleton, with Ingleborough in the backgrond, October. Whernside, Yorkshire, England, UK.
Load casts on the underside of a sandstone bed of Carboniferous age, Culm Measures (Bude Formation), Bude, Cornwall, UK, May.  -  Graham Eaton
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Graham Eaton / Load casts on the underside of a sandstone bed of Carboniferous age, Culm Measures (Bude Formation), Bude, Cornwall, UK, May.
Load casts on the underside of a sandstone bed of Carboniferous age, Culm Measures (Bude Formation), Bude, Cornwall, UK, May.  -  Graham Eaton
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Graham Eaton / Load casts on the underside of a sandstone bed of Carboniferous age, Culm Measures (Bude Formation), Bude, Cornwall, UK, May.
A monocline fold with a minor thrust fault in Carboniferous age sandstones, Bude, Cornwall, UK, May.  -  Graham Eaton
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Graham Eaton / A monocline fold with a minor thrust fault in Carboniferous age sandstones, Bude, Cornwall, UK, May.
Ripple marks in a bedding plane of Carboniferous age Sandstone, near Bude, Cornwall, UK, March. The ripple marks show that the sandstones were deposited in water.  -  Graham Eaton
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Graham Eaton / Ripple marks in a bedding plane of Carboniferous age Sandstone, near Bude, Cornwall, UK, March. The ripple marks show that the sandstones were deposited in water.
Tilted beds of Carboniferous age, Culm Measures (Bude Formation) Sandy Mouth, near Bude, Cornwall, UK, May  -  Graham Eaton
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Graham Eaton / Tilted beds of Carboniferous age, Culm Measures (Bude Formation) Sandy Mouth, near Bude, Cornwall, UK, May
Sole marks on the underside of a bed of Carboniferous age, turbidite sandstone. Bude, Cornwall, UK, may. Sole marks are formed by flowing water or currents and can indicate the flow direction when the...  -  Graham Eaton
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Graham Eaton / Sole marks on the underside of a bed of Carboniferous age, turbidite sandstone. Bude, Cornwall, UK, may. Sole marks are formed by flowing water or currents and can indicate the flow direction when the...
En echelon tension (or parallel) cracks in Carboniferous age turbidite sandstones, Bude, Cornwall, UK, May. The tension cracks have formed in the more competent sandstones as the rocks were folded. Th...  -  Graham Eaton
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Graham Eaton / En echelon tension (or parallel) cracks in Carboniferous age turbidite sandstones, Bude, Cornwall, UK, May. The tension cracks have formed in the more competent sandstones as the rocks were folded. Th...
Tilted beds of sandstone and thin shales of the Carboniferous, Culm Measures (Bude Formation) Sandy Mouth near Bude, Cornwall, UK, May. The bed represent cycles of deposition associated with climate c...  -  Graham Eaton
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Graham Eaton / Tilted beds of sandstone and thin shales of the Carboniferous, Culm Measures (Bude Formation) Sandy Mouth near Bude, Cornwall, UK, May. The bed represent cycles of deposition associated with climate c...
Tilted beds of Carboniferous age, Culm Measures (Bude Formation) sandstone and shale, Bude, Cornwall, UK, May.  -  Graham Eaton
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Graham Eaton / Tilted beds of Carboniferous age, Culm Measures (Bude Formation) sandstone and shale, Bude, Cornwall, UK, May.
Triassic age Conglomerate and Sandstone, part of the Otter Sandstone Formation. The conglomerate pebbles mostly comprize quartz and quartzite reaching 20cm in diameter. Budleigh Salterton, Devon, UK,...  -  Graham Eaton
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Graham Eaton / Triassic age Conglomerate and Sandstone, part of the Otter Sandstone Formation. The conglomerate pebbles mostly comprize quartz and quartzite reaching 20cm in diameter. Budleigh Salterton, Devon, UK,...
Tilted beds of sandstone and thin shales of the Carboniferous, Culm Measures (Bude Formation) Sandy Mouth near Bude, Cornwall, UK, May. The bed represent cycles of deposition associated with climate c...  -  Graham Eaton
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Graham Eaton / Tilted beds of sandstone and thin shales of the Carboniferous, Culm Measures (Bude Formation) Sandy Mouth near Bude, Cornwall, UK, May. The bed represent cycles of deposition associated with climate c...
A Glacial Erratic at Norber near Austwick, Yorkshire, UK. This is one of the Norber erratics, where blocks of older Silurian sandstone were left on top of younger Carboniferous limestone by a retreati...  -  Graham Eaton
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Graham Eaton / A Glacial Erratic at Norber near Austwick, Yorkshire, UK. This is one of the Norber erratics, where blocks of older Silurian sandstone were left on top of younger Carboniferous limestone by a retreati...
A Glacial Erratic at Norber near Austwick, Yorkshire, UK. This is one of the Norber erratics, where blocks of older Silurian sandstone were left on top of younger Carboniferous limestone by a retreati...  -  Graham Eaton
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Graham Eaton / A Glacial Erratic at Norber near Austwick, Yorkshire, UK. This is one of the Norber erratics, where blocks of older Silurian sandstone were left on top of younger Carboniferous limestone by a retreati...
A Glacial Erratic at Norber near Austwick, Yorkshire, UK. This is one of the Norber erratics, where blocks of older Silurian sandstone were left on top of younger Carboniferous limestone by a retreati...  -  Graham Eaton
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Graham Eaton / A Glacial Erratic at Norber near Austwick, Yorkshire, UK. This is one of the Norber erratics, where blocks of older Silurian sandstone were left on top of younger Carboniferous limestone by a retreati...
Small extension (normal) faults within a layer of shale between two layers of more competent sandstone. Carboniferous, turbidites, Bude, Cornwall, UK, May.  -  Graham Eaton
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Graham Eaton / Small extension (normal) faults within a layer of shale between two layers of more competent sandstone. Carboniferous, turbidites, Bude, Cornwall, UK, May.
Glacial outwash sand and gravel deposits, Baumaris, Wales, UK, June. These deposits were laid down in a fluvial environment of braided streams near the front of a retreating glacier, during the last I...  -  Graham Eaton
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Graham Eaton / Glacial outwash sand and gravel deposits, Baumaris, Wales, UK, June. These deposits were laid down in a fluvial environment of braided streams near the front of a retreating glacier, during the last I...
Glacial Sand and Gravel deposited within a kettle hole, Baumaris, Anglesey, Wales, UK, June. Sediment is deposited around a block of ice left near the front of a melting or retreating glacier. When th...  -  Graham Eaton
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Graham Eaton / Glacial Sand and Gravel deposited within a kettle hole, Baumaris, Anglesey, Wales, UK, June. Sediment is deposited around a block of ice left near the front of a melting or retreating glacier. When th...
Glacial Erratics or boulders  transported on top of a glacier, Iceland, March. After the ice melts or retreats, such erratics can be deposited many miles from thier outcrop.  -  Graham Eaton
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Graham Eaton / Glacial Erratics or boulders transported on top of a glacier, Iceland, March. After the ice melts or retreats, such erratics can be deposited many miles from thier outcrop.
Dung Beetle, (Scarabaeus sacer), adult pair rolling elephant dung for egg deposition, Isimangaliso Wetland Park, Kwazulu Natal, South Africa, Africa  -  Aflo
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Aflo / Dung Beetle, (Scarabaeus sacer), adult pair rolling elephant dung for egg deposition, Isimangaliso Wetland Park, Kwazulu Natal, South Africa, Africa
Dung Beetle, (Scarabaeus sacer), adult rolling elephant dung for egg deposition, Isimangaliso Wetland Park, Kwazulu Natal, South Africa, Africa  -  Aflo
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Aflo / Dung Beetle, (Scarabaeus sacer), adult rolling elephant dung for egg deposition, Isimangaliso Wetland Park, Kwazulu Natal, South Africa, Africa
Angular unconformity, between the underlying Cambrian age sedimentary rocks and the overlying Ordovician sedimentary rocks.  Trwyn Wylfa, Abersoch, Wales, August. An unconformity represents a time gap...  -  Graham Eaton
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Graham Eaton / Angular unconformity, between the underlying Cambrian age sedimentary rocks and the overlying Ordovician sedimentary rocks. Trwyn Wylfa, Abersoch, Wales, August. An unconformity represents a time gap...
Close up of a polished cross section of Breccia, sedimentary rock with angled clasts showing lack limited transportation before deposition, Arizona, USA.  -  John Cancalosi
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John Cancalosi / Close up of a polished cross section of Breccia, sedimentary rock with angled clasts showing lack limited transportation before deposition, Arizona, USA.
The Norber Erratics. Blocks of older Silurian sandstone, perched on top of younger Carboniferous limestone, that were left by retreating ice at the end of the last Ice Age, Clapham, Yorkshire  -  Graham Eaton
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Graham Eaton / The Norber Erratics. Blocks of older Silurian sandstone, perched on top of younger Carboniferous limestone, that were left by retreating ice at the end of the last Ice Age, Clapham, Yorkshire
The Norber Erratics. Blocks of older Silurian sandstone, perched on top of younger Carboniferous limestone, that were left by retreating ice at the end of the last Ice Age, Clapham, Yorkshire  -  Graham Eaton
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Graham Eaton / The Norber Erratics. Blocks of older Silurian sandstone, perched on top of younger Carboniferous limestone, that were left by retreating ice at the end of the last Ice Age, Clapham, Yorkshire
The Norber Erratics. Blocks of older Silurian sandstone, perched on top of younger Carboniferous limestone, that were left by retreating ice at the end of the last Ice Age, Clapham, Yorkshire  -  Graham Eaton
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Graham Eaton / The Norber Erratics. Blocks of older Silurian sandstone, perched on top of younger Carboniferous limestone, that were left by retreating ice at the end of the last Ice Age, Clapham, Yorkshire
The Norber Erratics. Blocks of older Silurian sandstone, perched on top of younger Carboniferous limestone, that were left by retreating ice at the end of the last Ice Age, Clapham, Yorkshire, winter  -  Graham Eaton
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Graham Eaton / The Norber Erratics. Blocks of older Silurian sandstone, perched on top of younger Carboniferous limestone, that were left by retreating ice at the end of the last Ice Age, Clapham, Yorkshire, winter
View of Sgurr an Fhidhleir and Lochan Tuath from Ben More Coigach, with sastrugi (irregular grooves and shapes in snow caused by wind erosion and deposition) in foreground, Coigach, Wester Ross, Scotl...  -  Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION
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Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION / View of Sgurr an Fhidhleir and Lochan Tuath from Ben More Coigach, with sastrugi (irregular grooves and shapes in snow caused by wind erosion and deposition) in foreground, Coigach, Wester Ross, Scotl...
Exposed rock and sastrugi (irregular grooves and shapes in snow caused by wind erosion and deposition), Ben More Coigach, Wester Ross, Scotland, UK, December 2010  -  Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION
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Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION / Exposed rock and sastrugi (irregular grooves and shapes in snow caused by wind erosion and deposition), Ben More Coigach, Wester Ross, Scotland, UK, December 2010
Exposed rock and sastrugi (irregular grooves and shapes in snow caused by wind erosion and deposition), Ben More Coigach, Wester Ross, Scotland, UK, December 2010  -  Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION
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Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION / Exposed rock and sastrugi (irregular grooves and shapes in snow caused by wind erosion and deposition), Ben More Coigach, Wester Ross, Scotland, UK, December 2010
Sastrugi / irregular grooves and shapes in snow caused by wind erosion and deposition, on Ben More Coigach in winter, Coigach, Wester Ross, Scotland, UK, December 2010  -  Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION
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Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION / Sastrugi / irregular grooves and shapes in snow caused by wind erosion and deposition, on Ben More Coigach in winter, Coigach, Wester Ross, Scotland, UK, December 2010
Sastrugi (irregular grooves and shapes in snow caused by wind erosion and deposition) on Ben More Coigach in winter, Coigach, Wester Ross, Scotland, UK, December 2010  -  Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION
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Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION / Sastrugi (irregular grooves and shapes in snow caused by wind erosion and deposition) on Ben More Coigach in winter, Coigach, Wester Ross, Scotland, UK, December 2010
Sastrugi (irregular grooves and shapes in snow caused by wind erosion and deposition) on Ben More Coigach in winter, Coigach, Wester Ross, Scotland, UK, December 2010  -  Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION
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Mark Hamblin / 2020VISION / Sastrugi (irregular grooves and shapes in snow caused by wind erosion and deposition) on Ben More Coigach in winter, Coigach, Wester Ross, Scotland, UK, December 2010
Doublet Pool showing mineral deposition. Gesyer Hill Complex, Upper Geyser Basin, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA, September 2006.  -  Jeff Vanuga
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Jeff Vanuga / Doublet Pool showing mineral deposition. Gesyer Hill Complex, Upper Geyser Basin, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA, September 2006.
Sastrugi (wind carved patterns in the snow) near Cape Dezhnev in autumn. Uelen, Chukotka, Siberia, Russia, 2004.  -  Bryan and Cherry Alexander
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Bryan and Cherry Alexander / Sastrugi (wind carved patterns in the snow) near Cape Dezhnev in autumn. Uelen, Chukotka, Siberia, Russia, 2004.
Peyto Lake showing silt deposition from glacier, Banff National Park, Rocky Mountains, Alberta, Canada, September 2009  -  Eric Baccega
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Eric Baccega / Peyto Lake showing silt deposition from glacier, Banff National Park, Rocky Mountains, Alberta, Canada, September 2009
Travertine terraces at Mammoth Hot Springs, Yellowstone NP, Wyoming, USA  -  Kirkendall-Spring
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Kirkendall-Spring / Travertine terraces at Mammoth Hot Springs, Yellowstone NP, Wyoming, USA
Doublet Pool with mineral deposition, Gesyer Hill Complex, Upper Geyser Basin, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA  -  Jeff Vanuga
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Jeff Vanuga / Doublet Pool with mineral deposition, Gesyer Hill Complex, Upper Geyser Basin, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA
Ant (Pheidole ferox) nest entrance was formed from underground soil excavation and deposition by worker ants, Parana River, northern Argentina  -  Mark Moffett
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Mark Moffett / Ant (Pheidole ferox) nest entrance was formed from underground soil excavation and deposition by worker ants, Parana River, northern Argentina
Aerial view of the braided Waiho River and part of Waiho Loop, an 11,000 year old glacial terminal moraine. West Coast, South Island, New Zealand, January 2007  -  Visuals Unlimited
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Visuals Unlimited / Aerial view of the braided Waiho River and part of Waiho Loop, an 11,000 year old glacial terminal moraine. West Coast, South Island, New Zealand, January 2007
Aerial view of the braided Waimakariri River showing the shallow, wide, inter-weaving channels and abundant sediments. Canterbury Plains, South Island, New Zealand, December 2007  -  Visuals Unlimited
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Visuals Unlimited / Aerial view of the braided Waimakariri River showing the shallow, wide, inter-weaving channels and abundant sediments. Canterbury Plains, South Island, New Zealand, December 2007
Aerial view of the Tasman Glacier on the right, Rudolf Glacier on the far left, and Hochstetter Glacier on the near left. Note the patterns of the lateral and medial moraines. South Island, New Zealan...  -  Visuals Unlimited
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Visuals Unlimited / Aerial view of the Tasman Glacier on the right, Rudolf Glacier on the far left, and Hochstetter Glacier on the near left. Note the patterns of the lateral and medial moraines. South Island, New Zealan...
Wind blowing dust from a river bed to form loess soil elsewhere. North of Lake Wakatipu, South Island, New Zealand, August 2007  -  Visuals Unlimited
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Visuals Unlimited / Wind blowing dust from a river bed to form loess soil elsewhere. North of Lake Wakatipu, South Island, New Zealand, August 2007
Soil profile in a road cut on chalk. Note the sharp division between the topsoil with humus and plant roots and the underlying subsoil. Dorset, England, UK.  -  Visuals Unlimited
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Visuals Unlimited / Soil profile in a road cut on chalk. Note the sharp division between the topsoil with humus and plant roots and the underlying subsoil. Dorset, England, UK.
Soil profile showing peaty topsoil with plant roots over sandy subsoil. New Zealand.  -  Visuals Unlimited
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Visuals Unlimited / Soil profile showing peaty topsoil with plant roots over sandy subsoil. New Zealand.
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