This habitat is dominated by fine sedimentary material, brought into the estuary by the tidal flow, which forms the mud flats.
of or relating to sediment.
translation of 'sedimentary'
This habitat is dominated by fine 'sedimentary' material, brought into the estuary by the tidal flow, which forms the mud flats.
Above these 'sedimentary' rocks is a sequence of interbedded alluvial floodplain deposits and palaeosols.
Why do we find petrified trees spanning supposedly millions of years of 'sedimentary' strata?
The present juxtaposition of the two 'sedimentary' basins may have resulted from two separate events.
Seasonal temperature cycles resulted in the rhythmic deposition of 'sedimentary' layers of varying density.
However, the fossil graveyard is a 'sedimentary' basin where fossils would be concentrated.
Rifts typically also exhibit characteristic seismic and volcanic features, and contain thick 'sedimentary' deposits.
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