Movie:Sand Ripples

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Information Page: Sand Ripples

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Key Attributes

Domain: terrestrial, coastal
Keywords: sediment
Keywords: bed load
Keywords: ripples
Model name:
Name: Earle, McBride
Where: -
When: -

Short Description

Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), Under graduate (13-16)

Statement: Current Ripples

Abstract: Sand ripple migration, shown at various speeds. The ripples are generally climbing and processes such as avalanching, scour pit formation and merging of bedforms can be seen.