Mark Sweeney

Earth Sciences

University of South Dakota

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Activities (2)

Glacial Landforms part of Cutting Edge:Geomorphology:Activities
Students learn to identify glacial landforms on aerial photography and other imagery. Students appreciate the value of seeing the images in 3-D.

Soil Properties and Geomorphology part of Cutting Edge:Geomorphology:Activities
Compare soil data to different ages of fluvial terraces. Students enter data into Excel and interpret it themselves.

Course (1)

Principles of Geomorphology part of Cutting Edge:Course Design:Goals Database
Geomorphology is the study of landforms and the processes involved in their creation and evolution through time. Climatic and tectonic controls on landform evolution will be emphasized in this class.