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  • Erosion - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Erosion In earth science, erosion is the action of surface processes (such as water flow or wind) that remove soil, rock, or dissolved material from one location on the Earth ...
  • erosion - National Geographic Education

    education.nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/erosion Erosion is the act in which earth is worn away, often by water, wind, or ice. A similar process, weathering, breaks down or dissolves rock, weakening it or turning it ...
  • Erosion | definition of erosion by Medical dictionary

    medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/erosion erosion [e-ro´zhun] an eating or gnawing away; a shallow or superficial ulceration; in dentistry, the wasting away or loss of substance of a tooth by a chemical ...
    • What is erosion? - Scholastic

      teacher.scholastic.com/dirt/erosion/whateros.htm A hands-on science experiment with soil erosion lead by science expert Steve Tomecek
    • Geography4Kids.com: Biosphere: Erosion

      www.geography4kids.com/files/land_erosion.html Geography4Kids.com! This tutorial introduces erosion basics. Other sections include the atmosphere, biosphere, climates, and ecosystems.
    • Agents of Erosion - Water, Wind, Ice, and Waves

      geography.about.com/od/physicalgeography/a/erosion.htm Learn about water, wind, ice, and waves - the agents of erosion that wear away at the surface of the earth, from your About.com Guide to Geography.
    • Erosion - ScienceDaily

      www.sciencedaily.com/terms/erosion.htm Erosion is distinguished from weathering, which is the decomposition of rock and particles through processes where no movement is involved, although the two processes ...
    • Soil erosion - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

      en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soil_erosion Soil erosion is one form of soil degradation. Soil erosion is a naturally occurring process on all land. The agents of soil erosion are water and wind, each ...
    • TIPOS DE EROSION - astromia.com

      www.astromia.com/tierraluna/erosion.htm Llamamos "erosión" a una serie de procesos naturales de naturaleza física y química que desgastan y destruyen los suelos y rocas de la corteza de un planeta, en ...
    • Erosion - New World Encyclopedia

      www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Erosion Water erosion "Splash erosion" is the detachment and airborne movement of small soil particles, caused by the impact of raindrops falling on the soil.