climatic geomorphology

views updated

climatic geomorphology That branch of geomorphology which deals with the effects of climate on geomorphological processes and consequently on the character of land-forms. It has included the identification of climatically controlled zones and has attempted to define provinces with distinctive denudational processes.

climatic geomorphology

views updated

climatic geomorphology That branch of geomorphology which deals with the effects of climate on geomorphological processes and consequently on the character of land-forms. It has included the identification of climatically controlled zones and has attempted to define provinces with distinctive denudational processes.