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Concordant Coastline

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BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Headlands and bays Erosion Features GeoBytesGCSE: Coastal Processes: Erosion, Transport and Deposition durdle_door_dorsit_england.jpg

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Bringing it Down to Earth: A Fractal Approach
'Clouds are not spheres, mountains are not cones, coastlines are not circles, and bark is not smooth, nor does lightning travel in a straight line.' B. Mandelbrot W e want to think about the future - it's our nature. Unlike other creatures, humans possess an...
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Mythic Heroes of Celtic Ireland
The Celtic mythology of Ireland is best summarized as consisting of four broad cycles. This month's article deals with mythic Celtic mortals, figures who populate the stories in the second and third cycles below. Four Cycles of Irish Mythology Foundation...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory

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Coastal scenery
excellent case study for coastal erosion. The most important control in the formation of the landforms in this area is the geology. 1.
Chapter 2: Coastal environments The natural environment and people
sea are called concordant coasts and often produce straighter coastlines.
of E. newberryi. The phylogeography of E.
2008 Geography Higher – Physical and Human Environments
for mention of terms discordant coastline (running N-S along East of extract) and/ or concordant coastline (running E-W along South of extract).
Dorset and East Devon Coast World Heritage Site
superb development of beautiful coastal landforms on the Isle of Purbeck.

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Concordant coastline - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A concordant, longitudinal, or Pacific type coastline occurs where beds, or layers, of differing rock types are folded into ridges that run parallel to the coast.
Discordant coastline - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Coast - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Headlands and bays
Coastlines where the geology alternates between strata (or bands) of hard rock and soft rock are called discordant coastlines.
GeoBytesGCSE: Coastal Processes: Erosion, Transport and

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